erythro-


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erythro-

or erythr-
pref.
1. Red: erythrocyte.
2. Erythrocyte: erythropoiesis.

[From Greek eruthros, red; see reudh- in Indo-European roots.]

erythro-

or

erythr-

combining form
(Colours) red: erythrocyte.
[from Greek eruthros red]

erythro-

a combining form meaning “red” (erythrocyte) or “red blood cell” (erythropoiesis).
[< Greek, comb. form of erythrós red, reddish]
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