stomato

stomato-

a combining form meaning “mouth,” used in the formation of compound words: stomatoplasty.
Also, especially before a vowel, stomat-.
Compare -stome, -stomous, -stomy.


Origin:
< Greek stomat-, stem of stóma; see stoma

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stomato- or (before a vowel) stomat-
 
combining form
indicating the mouth or a mouthlike part: stomatology
 
[from Greek stoma, stomat-]
 
stomat- or (before a vowel) stomat-
 
combining form
 
[from Greek stoma, stomat-]

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stomato- or stomat-
pref.
Mouth; stoma: stomatitis.

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