thromb-

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek θρόμβος (thrómbos, lump”, “piece”, “blood clot”, “milk curd).

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

thromb-

  1. (chiefly pathology and chemistry) thrombus

Usage notes[edit]

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

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