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hecto-

or hect-
pref.
One hundred (102): hectare.

[French, alteration of Greek hekaton, hundred; see dekm̥ in Indo-European roots.]
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hect-

prefix
a variant form of hecto-
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hecto-

or hekto-

a combining form meaning “hundred”: hectogram; hectograph.
Also, esp. before a vowel, hect-, hekt-.
[< French, comb. form of Greek hekatón hundred]
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