hepta-(redirected from hept-)
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hepta-(word root) seven
Examples of words with the root hepta-: heptagon
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hepta-or before a vowel
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a combining form meaning “seven”: heptamerous.Also, esp. before a vowel,hept-.
[< Greek, comb. form of heptá seven, c. Latin septem; akin to Old English seofon seven]
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