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chiro-(word root) hand
Examples of words with the root chiro-: chirography
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indicating the hand; of or by means of the hand: chiromancy.
[via Latin from Greek kheir hand]
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a combining form meaning “hand”: chiromancy.
[< Greek cheír]
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