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chryso-

1.
a combining form meaning “gold,” used in the formation of compound words:
chrysolite.
Also, especially before a vowel, chrys-.
Origin
combining form of Greek chrȳsós
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British Dictionary definitions for chryso-

chryso-

combining form
1.
indicating gold or the colour of gold: chryselephantine, chrysolite
Word Origin
from Greek khrusos gold
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chryso- in Medicine

chryso- or chrys-
pref.
Gold; golden: chrysotherapy.

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