Chemo- - definition of chemo- by The Free Dictionary
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chemo- or chemi- or chem-
Chemicals; chemical: chemotherapy.
chemi- or before a vowel
(Chemistry) indicating that chemicals or chemical reactions are involved: chemotherapy.
[New Latin, from Late Greek khēmeia; see alchemy]
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Oral mucositis is a severe side effect of both chemo-
and radiotherapy and is the cause of inflammation of the mucosa of the mouth.
Both patients underwent radical surgery followed by chemo-
The Company believes this level of stringency marks the highest level of challenge in chemo-
sensitization yet tested.