combining form see rhod-

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  • Rhodo — • Second century Christian writer Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Rhodo     Rhodo     † Cat …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Rhodo — was a Christian writer who flourished in the time of the Roman emperor Commodus (180 92); he was a native of the province of Asia Minor who came to Rome where he was a pupil of Tatian. He wrote several books, two of which are mentioned by… …   Wikipedia

  • rhodo... — rhodo...   [zu griechisch rhódon »Rose«], vor Vokalen verkürzt zu rhod..., Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung: Rose, rot, z. B. Rhodoplasten, Rhodium …   Universal-Lexikon

  • rhodo- — [rō′dō, rō′də] [< Gr rhodon, rose: see RHODA] combining form rose, rose red [rhodolite]: also, before a vowel, prefix combining form rhod …   English World dictionary

  • rhodo- — rhod(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. rhodon « rose » (couleur). I. ⇒RHOD(O) , RHODIN , (RHOD , RHODO ), élém. formant Élém. tiré du gr. « rose » et « de rose », entrant dans la constr. de termes de bot., de chim., de minér. ou de méd. ayant rapport avec la… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • rhodo- — a combining form meaning rose, used in the formation of compound words: rhodolite. Also, esp. before a vowel, rhod . [ < Gk, comb. form of rhódon ROSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • rhodo- — rho|do , Rho|do ↑ rhod , Rhod …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rhodo- — rho|do , Rho|do ↑ rhod , Rhod …   Universal-Lexikon

  • rhodo... — rho|do..., Rho|do..., vor Vokalen meist rhod..., Rhod... <zu gr. rhódon »Rose«> Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung »Rose; [rosen]rot«, z. B. Rhododendron, Rhodopsin …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • rhodo- — combining form chiefly Mineralogy & Chemistry rose coloured: rhodochrosite. Origin from Gk rhodon rose …   English new terms dictionary

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