nemat-

combining form

Definition of nemat-

  1. 1 :  thread <nematocyst>

  2. 2 :  nematode <nematology>

Variants of nemat-

or

nemato-

Origin and Etymology of nemat-

New Latin, from Greek nēmat-, from nēmat-, nēma, from nēn to spin — more at needle


Medical Dictionary

nemat-

combining form

Medical Definition of nemat-

  1. 1:  thread <nematocyst>

  2. 2:  nematode <nematology>

Variants of nemat-

or

nemato-


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