a combining form meaning “woman,” “female,” used in the formation of compound words: gynecology.
Also, especially British, gynaeco-.
Also, especially before a vowel, gynec-.
Also, gyne-, gyno-.

< Greek, combining form representing gynaik-, stem of gynḗ female, woman Unabridged
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combining form
a variant (esp US) of gynaeco-

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gyneco- or gynec-
Woman: gynecology.

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