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stere-

combining form

Definition of stere-

  1. 1 :  solid :  solid body <stereogram>

  2. 2a :  stereoscopic <stereopsis>b :  having or dealing with three dimensions of space <stereochemistry>



Variants of stere-

or stereo-

Origin of stere-

New Latin, from Greek, from stereos solid — more at stare


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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "stere-"


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