prefix denoting
cancer or carcinoma. Example: carcinogenesis (development of).

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • carcin- — ⇒CARCIN(O) , (CARCIN , CARCINO ), élément préf. Élément préf. tiré du gr. , signifiant « crabe » et « cancer », qui entre dans la compos. d un certain nombre de mots. A. ZOOL. [Au sens de « crabe »] : carcinite, subst. fém., vx. « Crustacé… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • carcin- — См. carcino . Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • carcin- — or carcino combining form Etymology: Greek karkin , karkino , from karkinos ulcerous sore, literally, crab more at cancer tumor ; cancer < carcinogenic > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • carcin(o)- — [Gk. karkinos a crab] a combining form meaning relationship to carcinoma …   Medical dictionary

  • carcin — o, =us (G). A crab; an ulcer …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • carcin- — carcino combining form denoting cancer or carcinoma. carcinogenesis development of …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Carcin — Carci, Quersi m. Quercy …   Diccionari Personau e Evolutiu

  • carcin- — combining form or carcino Etymology: Gk. karkin , karkino , from karkinos more at cancer 1. : crab carcinology 2. : tumor …   Useful english dictionary

  • Карцин- (Carcin-), Карцино- (Carcino-) — приставка, указывающая на отношение к раку или карциноме. Например: карциногенез (carcinogenesis) развитие раковой опухоли. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • carcino-, carcin- — Cancer; crab. [G. karkinos, crab, cancer] …   Medical dictionary

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