pyelo-


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pyelo-

or before a vowel

pyel-

combining form
(Anatomy) denoting the renal pelvis: pyelonephritis.
[from Greek puelos trough, pan; in the sense: pelvis]

pyelo-

a combining form meaning “pelvis”: pyelography.
[< New Latin, comb. form representing Greek pýelos basin, on the model of the New Latin use of Latin pelvis]
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