noun Pathology.
sleeping sickness ( def 2 ).

< Latin nōna (hōra) ninth (hour); i.e., late stage in life of patient Unabridged


a combining form meaning “nine, ninth,” used in the formation of compound words: nonagon. Unabridged
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nona- or (before a vowel) non-
combining form
nine: nonagon
[from Latin nōnus]
non- or (before a vowel) non-
combining form
[from Latin nōnus]

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