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phreno-

, phren-phreni-phrenico-
1. The diaphragm.
2. The mind.
3. The phrenic nerve.
[G. phrēn, diaphragm, mind, heart (as seat of emotions)]

phreni-, phrenico-, phreno-

prefix meaning "mind or the diaphragm": phrenology, phrenalgia.

phreno-

, phren- , phreni- , phrenico-
Combining forms denoting the diaphragm; the mind; the phrenic nerve.
[G. phrēn, diaphragm, mind, heart (as seat of emotions)]

phreno-

, phren-, phreni- [Gr. phrēn, diaphragm, region around the heart, seat of emotion, mind]
1. Prefixes meaning mind.
2. Prefixes meaning diaphragm.