Definition of -stomi

 (Entry 1 of 2)

plural of -stomus


noun plural combining form
-sto·​mi | \ stəˌmī \

Definition of -stomi (Entry 2 of 2)

: creatures having (such) a mouth or opening in names of higher taxa in zoology PlagiostomiAulostomiSelachostomi

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History and Etymology for -stomi

Noun plural combining form

New Latin, from Greek stoma mouth

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“-stomi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-stomi. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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