epi-

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Definition of epi-

  1. 1 :  upon epiphyte :  besides epiphenomenon :  attached to epididymis :  over epicenter :  outer epiblast :  after epigenesis

  2. 2a :  chemical entity related to (such) another epimerb :  chemical entity distinguished from (such) another by having a bridge connection epichlorohydrin

Origin and Etymology of epi-

Latin, from Greek, from epi on, at, besides, after; akin to Old English eofot crime


Medical Dictionary

epi-

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variants: or

ep-

Medical Definition of epi-

  1. :  upon epibulbar :  besides epiphenomenon :  attached to epididymis :  outer epiblast :  after epigenesis


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