halo-

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See also: halo, Halo, HALO, haló, háló, and halò

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Etymology 1[edit]

Combining form of Ancient Greek ἅλς (háls, sea, salt).

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halo-

  1. Forming compound words with the sense of ‘sea, salt, salt water’.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From halogen.

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halo-

  1. (chemistry) Forming names of chemical compounds which contain one or more halogen atoms.
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Portuguese[edit]

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halo-

  1. halo- (indicates salt)