rhynch-

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rhyncho-

Definition of rhynch-

  1. :  snout —chiefly in taxonomic names in zoology

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Origin and Etymology of rhynch-

New Latin, from Greek, from rhynchos snout, bill, beak; probably akin to Greek rhonchos, rhonkos snoring, wheezing, rhenchein, rhenkein to snore, snort, Old Irish srennim I snore


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