apo-

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From the Ancient Greek prefix ἀπό- ‎(apó-), from the preposition ἀπό ‎(apó, from, away from), from the Proto-Indo-European *h₂epo ‎(off, away), whence the English words off and of, and ab- (via Latin).

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apo-

  1. away from, or separate
  2. without, or lacking
  3. (chemistry) derived from, or related to
  4. (biochemistry) the apoprotein form of the protein

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apo-

  1. apo-

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Italian[edit]

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apo-

  1. apo- (all senses)