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hydro-

, hydr- (hī'drō), Do not confuse this combining form with hidro-. These are not merely spelling variants but are derived from different words.
3. A hydatid.
[G. hydōr, water]

hydro-, hydr-

prefix meaning "water or hydrogen": hydroadipsia, hydrocele, hydropexis.

hydro-

, hydr-
1. Combining forms meaning water, watery.
2. Containing or combined with hydrogen.
3. A hydatid.
[G. hydōr, water]

hydo-

or

hydro-

prefix denoting water.

hydro-

Do not confuse this combining form with hidro-. These are not merely spelling variants but are derived from different words.
1. Prefix denoting the presense of water or watery fluid or of hydrogen.
2. A hydatid.
[G. hydōr, water]