noun combining form -u·ra \(y)u̇rə, (y)ürə\

Definition of -ura



  1. :  one having (such) a tail Chelura :  ones having (such) a tail Brachyura —in taxonomic names in zoology

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Origin and Etymology of -ura

New Latin, from feminine singular and neuter plural of -urus -urous

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to cast off or become cast off

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