somato-

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somato-

(word root) body
Examples of words with the root somato-: somatological
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somato-

pref.
1. Body: somatology.
2. Soma: somatoplasm.

[Greek sōmato-, from sōma, sōmat-, body; see teuə- in Indo-European roots.]
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somato-

or before a vowel

somat-

combining form
body: somatoplasm.
[from Greek sōma, sōmat- body]
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somato-

a combining form meaning “body”: somatotype.
[< Greek sōmato-=sōmat-, s. of sôma body + -o- -o-]
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