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hydr-

combining form

Definition of hydr-

  1. 1 a :  water <hydrous> <hydroelectric> b :  liquid <hydrokinetic>

  2. 2 :  hydrogen :  containing or combined with hydrogen <hydrocarbon> <hydroxyl>

  3. 3 :  hydroid <hydromedusa>



Variants of hydr-

or hydro-

Origin of hydr-

Latin hydr-, hydro-, from Greek, from hydōr — more at water


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