xyr-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek ξυρόν (ksurón, razor).

Prefix[edit]

xyr-

  1. (rare) razor; razor-like

Usage notes[edit]

  • When combined with a word or another affix which begins with a consonant, this prefix concatenates with -o- (as xyro-).

Derived terms[edit]