gyneco-


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gyneco-

(word root) woman
Examples of words with the root gyneco-: gynecology

gyneco-

or gynec-
pref.
Woman: gynecology.

[Greek gunaiko-, from gunē, gunaik-, woman; see gyno-.]

gyneco-

combining form
a variant (esp US) of gynaeco-

gyneco-

a combining form meaning “woman,” “female”: gynecology.
Also, gyno-; esp. before a vowel, gynec-; esp. Brit., gynaeco-.
[< Greek, comb. form representing gynḗ, s. gynaik- woman]
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