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or sometimes before a vowel


combining form
indicating power: dynamoelectric; dynamite.
[from Greek, from dunamis power]


(ˈdaɪ nəˌmoʊ)

n., pl. -mos.
1. an electric generator, esp. for direct current.
2. an energetic, hardworking, forceful person.
[1882; short for dynamoelectric]


var. of dyna-: dynamometer.
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