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neo-(word root) new
Examples of words with the root neo-: neonatal
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|Adj.||1.||neo - (used as a combining form) recent or new; "`neo' is a combining form in words like `neocolonialism'"|
combining form - a bound form used only in compounds; "`hemato-' is a combining form in words like `hematology'"
modern - belonging to the modern era; since the Middle Ages; "modern art"; "modern furniture"; "modern history"; "totem poles are modern rather than prehistoric"