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myelo-

1.
a combining form meaning “marrow,” “of the spinal cord,” used in the formation of compound words:
myelocyte.
Also, especially before a vowel, myel-.
Origin
combining form representing Greek myelós marrow
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myelo in Medicine

myelo- or myel-
pref.

  1. Spinal cord: myelitis.

  2. Bone marrow: myeloma.

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