spher-

combining form

Definition of spher-

  1. :  sphere <spherule> <spherometer>

Variants of spher-

or

sphero-

less commonly

sphaer-

or

sphaero-

Origin and Etymology of spher-

New Latin sphaer-, from Greek sphair-, sphairo-, from sphaira sphere


Medical Dictionary

spher-

combining form

Medical Definition of spher-

  1. :  spherical <spherocyte>

Variants of spher-

or

sphero-


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