brachio-

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brachio-

or before a vowel

brachi-

combining form
1. (Zoology) indicating a brachium: brachiopod.
2. (Anatomy) indicating a brachium: brachiopod.
3. (Biology) indicating a brachium: brachiopod.

brachio-

a combining form meaning “arm,” “upper arm”: brachiopod.
[comb. form representing Latin brāchium and Greek brachiōn]
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In braquicephalic males and mesocephalic females it was in cell Sm (11.16 mm and 13.32 mm, respectively), whereas in brachi- and dolichocephalic females it was in cell Mm (10.62 mm and 10.54 mm, respectively).