pyro-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pyr, from Ancient Greek πῦρ (pûr, fire).

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • pyr- (before a vowel or h)

Prefix[edit]

pyro-

  1. fire, heat.
  2. fever.
  3. (chemistry) orthoacid.

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