stylo-


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stylo-

or styli- or styl-
pref.
Style: stylopodium.

[From Latin stilus, stylus, stake, stem, style; see stylus.]

stylo-

or before a vowel

styl-

combining form
1. (Biology) (in biology) a style: stylopodium.
2. indicating a column or point: stylobate; stylograph.
[from Greek stulos column]

stylo-1

,
a combining form representing style or stylus: stylography; stylopodium.
[comb. form representing Latin stilus. See stylus, -o-]

stylo-2

,
a combining form meaning “column,” “pillar,” “tube”: stylobate.
[< Greek, comb. form of stŷlos pillar]