echino-


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echino-

, echin- (e-kī'nō, ek'in),
Prickly, spiny.
[G. echinos, hedgehog, sea urchin]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

echino-

, echin-
Combining forms meaning prickly, spiny.
[G. echinos, hedgehog, sea urchin]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

echino-

Combining form denoting spiny or prickly.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

echino-

prefix denoting spines or prickles.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005