tel

abbreviation

Definition of tel

  1. telephone


tel-

combining form
variants: or

telo-

Definition of tel-

  1. :  end telangiectasia

Origin and Etymology of tel-

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek telos — more at telos


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