uran

noun \ (y)əˈran \

Definition of uran

plural -s
:a monitor lizard

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Origin and Etymology of uran

French ouran, varan, from Arabic waran


1

uran-

combining form
variants: or urano-

Definition of uran-

1 :sky :heaven
  • uranography
2 :palate
  • uranoplasty
  • brachyuranic

Origin and Etymology of uran-

New Latin, from Latin, from Greek ouran-, ourano-, from ouranos sky, heaven, roof of the mouth


2

uran-

combining form
variants: or urano-

Definition of uran-

:uranium
  • uranothorite
  • uranyl

Origin and Etymology of uran-

French, from New Latin uranium


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