melo

1 of 4

noun

ˈme(ˌ)lō,
-lə;
-₋ləw,
-₋lō+V
plural -s

Melo

2 of 4
ˈmē(ˌ)lō,
ˈme(-

taxonomic synonym of cymbium

melo-

3 of 4

combining form

: song
melologue
melomania

melo-

4 of 4
see mel-

Word History

Etymology

Noun

by shortening

New Latin, from Late Latin, melon

Combining form

French mélo-, from Greek melo-, from melos limb, musical phrase, melody, song

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“Melo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/melo. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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