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-oid

noun suffix

Definition of -oid

  1. :  something resembling a (specified) object or having a (specified) quality <globoid>




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-oid

adjective suffix

Definition of -oid

  1. :  resembling :  having the form or appearance of <petaloid>



Origin and Etymology of -oid

Latin -oïdes, from Greek -oeidēs, from -o- + eidos appearance, form — more at wise


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