chiro-


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chiro-

or cheiro-
pref.
Hand: chiropractic.

[Latin chīro-, from Greek kheir, hand; see ghes- in Indo-European roots.]

chiro-

or

cheiro-

combining form
indicating the hand; of or by means of the hand: chiromancy.
[via Latin from Greek kheir hand]

chiro-

a combining form meaning “hand”: chiromancy.
[< Greek cheír]
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