tracheo-


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tracheo-

or trache-
pref.
Trachea: tracheid.

[New Latin trāchēo-, from Medieval Latin trāchēa; see trachea.]

tracheo-

or before a vowel

trache-

combining form
(Anatomy) denoting the trachea: tracheotomy.

tracheo-

a combining form representing trachea: tracheotomy.
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