nemato-
nemato- em"a*to- A combining form from Gr. nh^ma, nh`matos, a thread. [1913 Webster]

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  • nemato- — (o nema ) [dal gr. nē̂ma atos filo ]. Primo elemento di parole composte che significa filo, filamento : nematoceri, nematocida, nematodi, nematospora, ecc …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • nemato- — [nem′ə tō΄, nem′ətə] [< Gr nēma (gen. nēmatos), what is spun, thread, akin to nein: see NEEDLE] combining form thread, threadlike [nematocyst]: also, before a vowel, prefix combining form nemat …   English World dictionary

  • némato- — némat(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. nêma, nêmatos « fil ». ⇒NÉM(O) , NÉMAT(O) , (NÉM , NÉMO , NÉMAT , NÉMATO )élém. formant I. Ném(o) , némat(o) [élém. tiré du gr. , «fil» et entrant dans la constr. de mots sav. appartenant principalement au vocab. de la… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • nemato- — combining form see nemat …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nemato- — a combining form with the meaning thread, threadlike organism, esp. a nematode, used in the formation of compound words: nematocyst. Also, esp. before a vowel or h, nemat . [comb. form repr. Gk nemat (s. of nêma) thread, yarn, that which is spun; …   Universalium

  • nemato- — VER nema …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • nemato — NEMAT(O) , NÉMĂ elem. filament, fir . (< fr. némat/o/ , nème, cf. gr. nema, tos) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • nemato- — [nɪ matəʊ, nɛmətəʊ] (also nemat before a vowel) combining form 1》 denoting something thread like in shape: nematocyst. 2》 Zoology relating to nematodes. Origin from Gk nēma, nēmat thread …   English new terms dictionary

  • nemato- — aff. a combining form with the meaning “thread,”“threadlike organism, esp. a nematode”: nematocyst. Also, esp. before a vowel or h, nemat • Etymology: comb. form repr. Gk nēmat , s. of nêma thread, yarn, that which is spun; see o …   From formal English to slang

  • nemato- — a word element referring to thread like things, especially to nematodes. Also, (before a vowel or h), nemat . {Greek, combining form of nema thread} …   Australian English dictionary

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