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pleo-

1.
a combining form meaning “more,” used in the formation of compound words:
pleomorphism.
Also, pleio-, plio-.
Origin
combining form representing Greek pleíōn more (comparative of polýs; see poly-); see -o-
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British Dictionary definitions for pleo-

pleo-

combining form
1.
a variant of plio- pleochroism, pleomorphism

plio-

combining form
1.
greater in size, extent, degree, etc; more Pliocene
Word Origin
from Greek pleiōn more, from polus much, many
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pleo- in Medicine

pleo- or pleio-
pref.
More: pleocytosis.

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