xeno-


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xeno-

or xen-
pref.
1. Stranger; foreigner: xenophobia.
2. Strange; foreign; different: xenolith.

[New Latin, from Greek, from xenos, stranger; see ghos-ti- in Indo-European roots.]

xeno-

or before a vowel

xen-

combining form
indicating something strange, different, or foreign: xenogamy.
[from Greek xenos strange]

xeno-

a combining form meaning “foreign,” “strange”: xenolith.
[comb. form of Greek xénos]
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