tricho-

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tricho-

or trich-
pref.
Hair; thread; filament: trichocyst.

[Greek trikho-, from thrix, trikh-, hair, of unknown origin.]

tricho-

or before a vowel

trich-

combining form
indicating hair or a part resembling hair: trichocyst.
[from Greek thrix (genitive trikhos) hair]

tricho-

a combining form meaning “hair”: trichocyst.
[< Greek tricho-, comb. form of thríx, genitive trichós]