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hypso-

1.
a combining form meaning “height,” “altitude,” used in the formation of compound words:
hypsometer.
Also, hypsi-.
Origin
< Greek, combining form of hýpsos height; akin to hypo-, up
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hypso-

combining form
1.
indicating height: hypsometry
Word Origin
from Greek hupsos
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