myel-


myel-

combining form

Definition of MYEL-

:  bone marrow :  spinal cord <myelencephalon>

Variants of MYEL-

myel- or myelo-

Origin of MYEL-

New Latin, from Greek, from myelos, probably from myōn cluster of muscles, from mys mouse, muscle — more at mouse

myel-

combining form    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MYEL-

: marrow: as a : bone marrow <myelocyte> b : spinal cord <myelodysplasia>

Variants of MYEL-

myel- or myelo-

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