combining form see py-

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • PYO — BrE written the abbreviation of pick your own , used by farms that let people pick fruit and vegetables to buy …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pyo- — [pī′ō, pī′ə] [< Gr pyon, PUS] combining form 1. pus [pyogenesis] 2. suppurative [pyosis] …   English World dictionary

  • pyo- — py(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. puo , de puon « pus ». ⇒PY(O) , (PY , PYO )élém. formant Élém. tiré du gr. « pus », entrant dans la constr. de divers mots sav., subst. et adj., appartenant aux domaines de la pathol., de la méd. et de la méd. vétér. A. Py …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pyo — ˈpī(ˌ) ō noun ( s) Etymology: short for pyocyanase : any of several crystalline fractions possessing antibiotic activity that are obtained from pyocyanase and distinguished from each other as pyo Ib, Ic, II, III, IV * * * pick your own …   Useful english dictionary

  • PYO — abbreviation pick your own …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Pyo — Pseudomonas aeruginosa Pseudomonas aeruginosa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • pyo- — a combining form meaning pus, used in the formation of compound words: pyogenesis. Also, esp. before a vowel, py . [ < Gk, comb. form of pýon; akin to L pus PUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • PYO — pick your own. * * * …   Universalium

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