-chro·​ic | \ ¦krōik \

Definition of -chroic

: -chroous erythrochroic

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History and Etymology for -chroic

Greek i-chroos -chroous + International Scientific Vocabulary -ic

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“-chroic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-chroic. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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