rhodo-


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rhodo-

or rhod-
pref.
Rose; rosy; red: rhodolite.

[Greek, from rhodon, rose.]

rhodo-

or before a vowel

rhod-

combining form
rose or rose-coloured: rhododendron; rhodolite.
[from Greek rhodon rose]

rhodo-

a combining form meaning “rose”: rhodolite.
Also, esp. before a vowel,rhod-.
[< Greek, comb. form of rhódon rose1]
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Jerry's Place: 88274 Rhodo- dendron Drive, (541) 997-3815.
Though it's still a week or two away from bloom in my colder conditions, it can always be relied on to be one of the earliest rhodo- dendrons to appear.
The eight-acre island, reached by a footbridge along the north bank of the River Tweed, has masses of rhodo- dendrons and natural woodland, and the owners also have trout fighing rights.