tel

1 of 2

abbreviation

telephone

tel-

2 of 2

combining form

variants or telo-
: end
telangiectasia

Word History

Etymology

Combining form

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek telos — more at telos

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“Tel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tel. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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