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hepat-

combining form

Definition of hepat-

  1. 1 :  liver <hepatectomy> <hepatotoxic>

  2. 2 :  hepatic and <hepatocellular>



Variants of hepat-

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hepato-

Origin and Etymology of hepat-

Latin, from Greek hēpat-, hēpato-, from hēpat-, hēpar; akin to Latin jecur liver


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