stearo-


Also found in: Dictionary.

stearo-

, stear-
Combining form denoting fat.
See also: steato-.
[G. stear, tallow]

stearo-, steap-, stear-, steato-

prefix meaning "fat": stearoconotum, stearodermia, stearopten.

steato-

Combining form denoting fat.
Synonym(s): stearo-, stear-.
[G. stear (steat-), tallow]
Mentioned in ?