-oid
-oid -oid (-oid) suff. [Gr. ?, fr. e'i^dos form, akin to ? to see, and E. wit: cf. F. -o["i]de, L. -o["i]des.] A suffix or combining form meaning like, resembling, in the form of; as in anthropoid, asteroid, spheroid. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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