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a combining form meaning “eleven,” used in the formation of compound words:
Origin of hendeca-
combining form representing Greek héndeka eleven, equivalent to hén one (neuter of heîs) + déka ten Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for hendeca-


combining form
eleven: hendecagon, hendecahedron, hendecasyllable
Word Origin
from Greek hendeka, from hen, neuter of heis one + deka ten
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Contemporary definitions for hendeca-
combining form

Greek hendeka 'eleven''s 21st Century Lexicon
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Word Origin and History for hendeca-

word-forming element meaning "eleven," from Latinized form of Greek hendeka "eleven," from hen, neuter of eis "one" + deka "ten" (see ten).

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