Haemo-
Haema- H[ae]m"a- (h[e^]m"[.a]- or h[=e]"m[.a]-), Haemato- H[ae]m"a*to- (h[e^]m"[.a]*t[-o]- or h[=e]"m[.a]*t[-o]-), Haemo- H[ae]m"o- (h[e^]m"[-o]- or h[=e]"m[-o]-). [Gr. a"i^ma, a"i`matos, blood.] Combining forms indicating relation or resemblance to blood, association with blood; as, h[ae]mapod, h[ae]matogenesis, h[ae]moscope. [1913 Webster]

Note: Words from Gr. a"i^ma are written hema-, hemato-, hemo-, as well as h[ae]ma-, h[ae]mato-, h[ae]mo-. [1913 Webster]


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  • Haemo- — H[ae]m o (h[e^]m [ o] or h[=e] m[ o] ), prefix. See {H[ae]ma }. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Haemo — is a prefix that refers to blood. * It may also refer to haemodialysis (as distinct from peritoneal dialysis) …   Wikipedia

  • haemo- — hemo (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • haemo- — См. гемо . (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • haemo- — hemo This combining form derived from Greek haima meaning ‘blood’ occurs in words such as (BrE) haemoglobin, haemophilia, haemorrhage, etc. In AmE they are written hemo . Note the two rs in haemorrhage …   Modern English usage

  • haemo- — [hē′mō, hē′mə; hem′ō, hem′ə] combining form HEMO : also haema or, before a vowel, haem …   English World dictionary

  • haemo- — comb. form (US hemo ) = HAEMATO . Etymology: abbr. * * * I. see haem II. combining form see hem * * * Chiefly Brit. var. of hemo : haemoglobin. * * * haemo UK [hiːməʊ] US [ˈhimoʊ] …   Useful english dictionary

  • haemo- — a word element meaning blood as in haemolysis. Also, hemo , h(a)em , h(a)ema , h(a)emat , h(a)emato . {Gre …   Australian English dictionary

  • haemo- — haema ou haemo ou haemato préfixes Voy. héma.... préfixe ; voy. aussi par HÉM.... plusieurs mots qu on trouve écrits à tort dans les dictionnaires techniques par HAEM …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • haemo- — see haem …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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