a combining form meaning “cavity,” used in the formation of compound words: coelenteron.
Also, cele-, coele-.

combining form representing Greek koîlos hollow; akin to cave Unabridged


variant of coel- as final element of a compound word: enterocoele.
Also, -cele, -coel. Unabridged
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indicating a cavity within a body or a hollow organ or part: coelacanth; coelenterate; coelenteron
[New Latin, from Greek koilos hollow]

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