Recti-
Recti- Rec"ti- (r?k"t?*). [L. rectus straight.] A combining form signifying straight; as, rectilineal, having straight lines; rectinerved. [1913 Webster]

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  • recti — Element prim de compunere savantă cu semnificaţia drept , în unghi drept . [var. rect . / < fr. recti , cf. lat. rectus]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.08.2005. Sursa: DN  RECTI elem. rect2(o) . Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • recti — pl of RECTUS …   Medical dictionary

  • recti- — [rek′tə, rek′ti] [LL < L rectus, straight, right < pp. of regere, to lead straight, direct, guide, rule: see RIGHT] combining form straight, right [rectilinear]: also, before a vowel, rect …   English World dictionary

  • Recti — Rectus Rec tus ( t?s), n.; pl. {Recti} ( t?). [NL., fr. L. regere to keep straight.] (Anat.) A straight muscle; as, the recti of the eye. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • recti- — rect(i) ♦ Élément, du lat. rectus « droit ». rect(i) élément, du lat. rectus, droit . I. ⇒RECT(I) , RECT(O) 1, (RECT , RECTI , RECTO ), élém. formant É …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • recti- — a combining form meaning right, straight, used in the formation of compound words: rectilinear. Also, esp. before a vowel, rect . [ < L recti , comb. form of rectus RIGHT] * * * …   Universalium

  • recti- — rect ou recti préfixe Mot qui en composition signifie droit, et vient du lat. rectus, droit, participe passif de regere, diriger (voy. régir) …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • recti- — aff. a combining form meaning “right,”“straight”: rectilinear[/ex] • Etymology: < LL rēcti , comb. form of L rēctus right …   From formal English to slang

  • recti — /rek tuy/, n. pl. of rectus. * * * …   Universalium

  • recti — rektÉ™s n. any straight muscle (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

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