pogon-

combining form
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pogono-

Definition of pogon-

  1. :  beard :  something resembling a beard Pogonia pogonotomy

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Origin and Etymology of pogon-

New Latin, from Greek pōgōn-, pōgōno-, from pōgōn


-pogon

noun combining form -po·gon \ˈpōˌgän\

Definition of -pogon

  1. :  beard —in generic names Calopogon

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Origin and Etymology of -pogon

New Latin, from Greek pōgōn, perhaps from pō- (akin to Greek—Cyprian dialect—pos on, at) + -gōn (akin to Greek genys jaw) — more at post-, chin


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