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brom-

, bromo- (brom, brō'mō),
1. Foul-smelling.
2. Indicating the presence of bromine in a compound.
[G. brōmos, a stench]

brom-, bromo-

prefix meaning a compound containing bromine or meaning "odor, stench": bromhidrosis, bromoacetophenon.

brom—

The Greek root for stench—e.g., bromhidrosis.

brom-

, bromo-
Prefixes that indicate bromine or a foul odor.
[G. brōmos, a stench]