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xiph(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], xiphoid process.
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xipho-

, xiph-xiphi-
Xiphoid, usually in reference to the processus xyphoideus.
[G. xiphos, sword]
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xipho-

, xiph- , xiphi-
Combining forms meaning xiphoid, usually the processus xiphoideus.
[G. xiphos, sword]
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xiph-

prefix denoting a sword shape.
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