Also found in: Dictionary.
word element [Gr.], thick; compact; frequent.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
pycno-, pycn-, pykno-, pykn- [Gr. pyknos, compact, thick]
Prefixes meaning dense, thick, compact, frequent.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners