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hecto-

1.
a combining form meaning “hundred,” used in the formation of compound words:
hectograph; hectogram.
Also, hect-, hekt-, hekto-.
Origin
< French, combining form representing Greek hekatón hundred
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British Dictionary definitions for hecto-

hecto-

prefix
1.
denoting 100: hectogram, h
Word Origin
via French from Greek hekaton hundred
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hecto- in Medicine

hecto- or hect-
pref.
One hundred (102): hectogram.

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