plagio-


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plagio-

pref.
Slanting; inclining: plagiotropism.

[Greek, oblique, from plagios, from plagos, side; see plāk- in Indo-European roots.]
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plagio-

combining form
slanting, inclining, or oblique: plagiotropism.
[from Greek plagios, from plagos side]
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plagio-

a combining form meaning “oblique”: plagioclase.
[comb. form representing Greek plágios slanting, sideways, adj. derivative of plágos side]
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