para-

24 ENTRIES FOUND:

1para-

prefix

: beyond or outside of

: helping highly trained professionals by doing tasks that require less training

Full Definition of PARA-

1
:  beside :  alongside of :  beyond :  aside from <parathyroid> <parenteral>
2
a :  closely related to <paraldehyde>
b :  involving substitution at or characterized by two opposite positions in the benzene ring that are separated by two carbon atoms <paradichlorobenzene>
3
a :  faulty :  abnormal <paresthesia>
b :  associated in a subsidiary or accessory capacity <paramedical>
c :  closely resembling :  almost <paratyphoid>

Variants of PARA-

para- or par-

Origin of PARA-

Greek, from para; akin to Greek pro before — more at for

2para-

combining form

: parachute

Full Definition of PARA-

:  parachute <paratrooper>

Origin of PARA-

parachute

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