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rhino-

(word root) nose
Examples of words with the root rhino-: rhinology, rhinoceros
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rhino-

or rhin-
pref.
Nose; nasal: rhinitis.

[Greek rhīno-, from rhīs, rhīn-, nose.]
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rhino-

or before a vowel

rhin-

combining form
(Anatomy) indicating the nose or nasal: rhinology.
[from Greek rhis, rhin]
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rhi•no

(ˈraɪ noʊ)

n., pl. -nos, (esp. collectively) -no.
a rhinoceros.
[1880–85; by shortening]

rhino-

a combining form meaning “nose”: rhinology.
Also, esp. before a vowel,rhin-.
[< Greek rhīno-, comb. form of rhis (s. rhīn-)]
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