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nephr-

combining form

Definition of NEPHR-

:  kidney <nephric> <nephrology>

Variants of NEPHR-

nephr- or nephro-

Origin of NEPHR-

New Latin, from Greek, from nephros — more at nephritis
Medical Dictionary

nephr-

combining form

Medical Definition of NEPHR-

:  kidney <nephrectomy> <nephrology>

Variants of NEPHR-

nephr- or nephro-

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