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crypt(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], concealed; pertaining to a crypt.
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crypto-

, crypt- (krip'tō, kript),
Hidden, obscure; without apparent cause.
[G. kryptos, hidden, concealed]
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crypto-

, crypt-
Combining forms meaning hidden, obscure; without apparent cause.
[G. kryptos, hidden, concealed]
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crypt-

or

crypto-

prefix denoting hidden.
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