bryo-

bryo- element meaning "moss" in scientific words, from Gk. bryos, bryon "moss."

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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  • bryo — bryo·zoa; bryo·zoologist; em·bryo; em·bryo·car·dia; em·bryo·gen·e·sis; em·bryo·gen·ic; bryo·phyl·lum; bryo·zo·an; …   English syllables

  • bryo- — bry , bryo ❖ ♦ Premier élément de mots savants (bot.), du grec bruon (lat. bryon) « mousse ». Voir à l ordre alphabétique …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • bryo- — a combining form meaning moss, liverwort, used in the formation of compound words: bryology. [comb. form repr. Gk brýon moss] * * * …   Universalium

  • BRYO — Brio Technology, Inc. (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • bryo — (G). Swell; moss …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • BRYO — abbr. Brio Technology Inc NASDAQ …   Dictionary of abbreviations

  • bryo- — a combining form meaning “moss, liverwort”: bryology[/ex] • Etymology: repr. Gk brýon moss …   From formal English to slang

  • bryo- — combining form see bry * * * a combining form meaning moss, liverwort, used in the formation of compound words: bryology. [comb. form repr. Gk brýon moss] …   Useful english dictionary

  • em·bryo — …   Useful english dictionary

  • bryozoan — bryo·zo·an …   English syllables

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