hygr-


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hygr(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], moisture.
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hygro-

, hygr- (hī'grō),
Moisture, humidity; opposite of xero-.
[G. hygros, moist]
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hygro-

, hygr-
Combining forms meaning moisture, humidity; opposite of xero-.
[G. hygros, moist]
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hygro-

, hygr- [Gr. hygros, wet, moist]
Prefixes meaning moist or wet.
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