trachel-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Representing the Ancient Greek τράχηλος (trákhēlos, neck).

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

trachel-

  1. (chiefly anatomy) neck or neck-like structure
    1. neck (structure connecting the head to the thorax)
      trachelacromial, trachelobranchiate, trachelo-bregmatic, tracheloclavicular, trachelomastoid, tracheloccipital, tracheloscapular
    2. cervix uteri
      tracheloplasty, trachelorrhaphy, trachelotomy

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