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(word root) short
Examples of words with the root steno-: stenographer
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n. pl. sten·os
1. A stenographer.
2. Stenography.
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n, pl stenos
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) informal US and Canadian short for stenographer
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(ˈstɛn oʊ)

n., pl. sten•os.
1. a stenographer.
2. stenography.
[1910–15; by shortening]
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