chromo-

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See also: chromo

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color).

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chromo-

  1. color
  2. (chemistry) chromium
  3. (physics, quantum chromodynamics) color; property of quarks and gluons that is related to the particles' strong interactions in the theory of quantum chromodynamics
  4. (biochemistry) chromatin

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately grom Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxroː.moː/
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chromo-

  1. chromo-

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma, color).

Pronunciation[edit]

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chromo-

  1. chromo-

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Polish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χρῶμα (khrôma).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxrɔ.mɔ/
  • Rhymes: -ɔmɔ
  • Syllabification: chro‧mo

Prefix[edit]

chromo-

  1. chromo-
    chromo- + ‎-gen → ‎chromogen

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Further reading[edit]

  • chromo- in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • chromo- in Polish dictionaries at PWN