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pleur-

1.
variant of pleuro- before a vowel:
pleurite.
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British Dictionary definitions for pleur-

pleuro-

combining form
1.
of or relating to the side: pleurodont, pleurodynia
2.
indicating the pleura: pleurotomy
Word Origin
from Greek pleura side
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pleur- in Medicine

pleur- pref.
Variant of pleuro-.

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