benz-


benz-

combining form

Definition of BENZ-

:  related to benzene or benzoic acid <benzophenone> <benzyl>

Variants of BENZ-

benz- or benzo-

Origin of BENZ-

International Scientific Vocabulary, from benzoin

benz-

combining form    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BENZ-

1
: related to benzene or benzoic acid <benzoate>
2
: containing a benzene ring fused on one side to one side of another ring <benzimidazole>

Variants of BENZ-

benz- or benzo-

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