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amphi-

 
word element [Gr.], both; on both sides.

amphi-

(am'fi),
On both sides, surrounding, double; corresponds to L. ambi-.
[G. amphi, amphi-, on both sides, about, around]

amphi-, amph-, ampho-

prefixes meaning 'on both sides, around, double': amphiarthrosis, amphoterism.

amphi-

Combining form meaning on both sides, surrounding, double; corresponds to L. ambi-.
[G. amphi-, on both sides, about, around]

amphi-

A prefix meaning two, both or either.

amphi-

prefix denoting
  1. both kinds.
  2. around.

amphi-

Combining form denoting on both sides, surrounding, double; corresponds to L. ambi-.
[G. amphi-, on both sides, about, around]

amphi-

word element. [Gr.] both, on both sides.
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The Roman amphi- theatre in Nimes is worth the climb to look down into the arena, banked with 25,000 seats, where you can imagine the sights and sounds of a crowd hungry for entertainment and baying for blood.
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