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naso-

(word root) nose
Examples of words with the root naso-: nasology
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naso-

pref.
Nose: nasopharynx.

[New Latin, from Latin nāsus, nose; see nas- in Indo-European roots.]
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naso-

combining form
(Medicine) nose: nasopharynx.
[from Latin nāsus nose]
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naso-

a combining form meaning “nose”: nasopharynx.
[< Latin nās(us) nose + -o-]
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