exo-


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exo-

(word root) outside, external
Examples of words with the root exo-: exocentric

exo-

pref.
Outside; external: exoskeleton.

[From Greek exō, outside, from ex, out of; see eghs in Indo-European roots.]

exo-

combining form
external, outside, or beyond: exobiology; exothermal.
[from Greek exō outside]

exo-

a combining form meaning “outside,” “outer,” “external”: exocentric. Also, before a vowel, ex-.
[< Greek, comb. form of éxō outside]

exo-

A prefix that means "outside" or "external," as in exoskeleton.
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As demonstrated in Figure 2 expression of TNF-a (Figure 2a p less than 0.01) and IL6 (Figure 2b p less than 0.05) were significantly inhibited by treating with Exo- CT26.
Acetalization of lactol 6 in methanol gave volatile bicyclic methylacetals 7a as a mixture of exo- and endo-diastereomers, in a ratio of 1.5 : 1.