sphen-


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Related to sphen-: SFEN, Christoph, Spen

sphen(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], wedge-shaped; sphenoid bone.
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spheno-

, sphen- [Gr. sphēn, wedge]
Prefixes meaning wedge, sphenoid.
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