typhlo-

typhlo-

, typhl- Do not confuse this combining form with typho-.
1. The cecum.
See also: ceco-.
2. Blindness.

typhlo-

1 prefix meaning "cecum": typhlocolitis, typhlostenosis, typhlostomy.
2 prefix meaning "blindness": typhlolexia, typhlology, typhlosis.

typhlo-

A near-extinct root form of:
(1) Typhlon, Greek, for cecum (caecum [NA6]);
(2) Typhlos, Greek, for blind; blindness.

typhlo-

, typhl-
1. Combining forms denoting the cecum.
See also: ceco-
2. Combining forms denoting blindness.
[G. cecum]