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hyster(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], uterus; hysteria.
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hystero-

, hyster- (his'tĕr-ō, his'tĕr),
1. The uterus.
See also: metr-, utero-.
2. Hysteria.
3. Later, following.
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hystero-

, hyster-Combining forms meaning
1. The uterus.
See also: metr-, utero-
2. Hysteria.
3. Later, following.
[G. hystera, womb (uterus)]
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