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  1. a combining form meaning “dry”: xerophyte. Also, esp. before a vowel,xer-.

    Category: Affix

Origin of xero-:

comb. form of Gk xērós


  1. xero-(Prefix)

    Forms terms relating to dry- or dryness

  2. xero-(Prefix)

    Forms terms relating to Xerox photocopying

  3. Origin: From ξηρός.


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