spondylo-, spondyl-

The vertebrae. [G. spondylos, vertebra]

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  • spondylo- — [spän′də lō, spän′dələ] 〚< Gr spondylos, vertebra < IE base * sp(h)e(n)d , to jerk, dangle > Sans spandatē, (he) jerks〛 combining form vertebra [spondylitis]: also, before a vowel, prefix combining form spondyl * * * …   Universalium

  • spondylo... — spondylo...   [griechisch spóndylos, Nebenform von sphóndylos »runder Wirbelknochen«], vor Vokalen verkürzt zu spondyl..., Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung Wirbelkörper, Wirbelsäule, z. B. Spondylodese, Spondylitis …   Universal-Lexikon

  • spondylo- — [spän′də lō, spän′dələ] [< Gr spondylos, vertebra < IE base * sp(h)e(n)d , to jerk, dangle > Sans spandatē, (he) jerks] combining form vertebra [spondylitis]: also, before a vowel, prefix combining form spondyl …   English World dictionary

  • spondyl... — spondyl...,   Wortbildungselement, spondylo …   Universal-Lexikon

  • spondyl- — spondylo combining form denoting a vertebra or the spine …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • spondylo- — spondyl …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • spondylo- — combining form see spondyl * * * spondylo (ˈspɒndɪləʊ) comb. form of Gr. σπόνδυλο ς or L. spondyl us vertebra, occurring in a few modern terms, chiefly Path., in the sense ‘of or pertaining to, connected with, the spine’, as spondylocace,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • spondyl- — See spondylo . * * * (spondylo ) prefix denoting a vertebra or the spine …   Medical dictionary

  • spondyl- — combining form or spondylo Etymology: Greek spondylos spondyl, whorl 1. : vertebra spondylalgia spondylotomy 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • spondylo- — see spondyl …   Medical dictionary

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