epi-


epi-

prefix

Definition of EPI-

1
:  upon <epiphyte> :  besides <epiphenomenon> :  attached to <epididymis> :  over <epicenter> :  outer <epiblast> :  after <epigenesis>
2
a :  chemical entity related to (such) another <epimer>
b :  chemical entity distinguished from (such) another by having a bridge connection <epichlorohydrin>

Variants of EPI-

epi- or ep-

Origin of EPI-

Latin, from Greek, from epi on, at, besides, after; akin to Old English eofot crime

epi-

prefix    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EPI-

: upon <epibulbar> : besides <epiphenomenon> : attached to <epididymis> : outer <epiblast> : after <epigenesis>

Variants of EPI-

epi- or ep-

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