chion-

combining form
variants: or chiono- or less commonly chio-

Definition of chion-

: snow
  • chionanthus
  • chiolite
  • chionodoxa

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Origin and Etymology of chion-

chion-, chiono- from New Latin, from Greek, from chiōn snow; chio- from German & New Latin, from Greek chiōn; akin to Greek cheimōn winter


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