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hist-

combining form

Definition of HIST-

:  tissue <histophysiology>

Variants of HIST-

hist- or histo-

Origin of HIST-

French, from Greek histos mast, loom beam, web, from histanai to cause to stand — more at stand

hist-

combining form    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HIST-

:  tissue <histamine> <histophysiology>

Variants of HIST-

hist- or histo-

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