Rhodo- - definition of rhodo- by The Free Dictionary
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rhodo- or rhod-
Rose; rosy; red: rhodolite.
[Greek, from rhodon, rose.]
rhodo- or before a vowel
rose or rose-coloured: rhododendron; rhodolite.
[from Greek rhodon rose]
a combining form meaning “rose”: rhodolite. Also, esp. before a vowel,rhod-.
[< Greek, comb. form of rhódon rose1
References in periodicals archive
Jerry's Place: 88274 Rhodo-
dendron Drive, (541) 997-3815.
Though it's still a week or two away from bloom in my colder conditions, it can always be relied on to be one of the earliest rhodo-
dendrons to appear.
The eight-acre island, reached by a footbridge along the north bank of the River Tweed, has masses of rhodo-
dendrons and natural woodland, and the owners also have trout fighing rights.