tachy-


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Related to tachy-: tachycardia, tachycardic

tachy-

 
word element [Gr.], rapid; swift.
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tachy-

Rapid.
[G. tachys, quick]
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tachy-

adjectival prefix Swift, rapid.
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tachy-

Combining form meaning rapid.
[G. tachys, quick]
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tachy-

Combining form denoting rapid or abnormally rapid.
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tachy-

prefix denoting swift or accelerated.
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tachy-

Combining form meaning rapid.
[G. tachys, quick]
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