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phosphoro-

1.
a combining form representing phosphorus, in compound words:
phosphoroscope.
Also, especially before a vowel, phosphor-.
Compare phospho-.
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phosphoro in Medicine

phosphoro- or phosphor-
pref.

  1. Phosphorus: phosphorous acid.

  2. Phosphorescent: phosphorogen.

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