variants: or macro-

Definition of macr-

1 : long macrobiotic macrodiagonal
2 : large macrergate macromolecule macrogamete macromastia macrognathism macropodia often used to contrast with micr-
3 : macrodiagonal macrodome
4 : including and more comprehensive than Macro-Khoisan used of a language group

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History and Etymology for macr-

French & Latin, from Greek makr-, makro- long, from makros

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“Macr-.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 9 December 2019.

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