xen-

combining form
variants: or xeno-

Definition of xen-

1 a : guest : foreigner
  • xenophobia
b : that which is not the host
  • xenograft
2 a : strange : foreign
  • xenolith
b : not being the host
  • xenobiotic

Origin and Etymology of xen-

Late Latin, from Greek, from xenos stranger, guest, host


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