mechan

mechan-

variant of mechano- before a vowel.
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mechano-

a combining form representing machine, or mechanical, in compound words: mechanoreceptor.
Also, especially before a vowel, mechan-.


Origin:
< Greek mēchano-, combining form representing mēchanḗ; see machine

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