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amphi-

prefix

Definition of amphi-

  1. :  on both sides :  of both kinds :  both <amphibrach> <amphidiploid>



Variants of amphi-

or

amph-

Origin and Etymology of amphi-

Latin amphi- around, on both sides, from Greek amphi-, amph-, from amphi — more at ambi-


Medical Dictionary

amphi-

prefix

Medical Definition of amphi-

  1. :  on both sides :  of both kinds :  both <amphimixis>



Variants of amphi-

or

amph-


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