zygo-
combining form see zyg-

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • zygo- — ♦ Élément, du gr. zugon « joug », et fig. « couple ». ⇒ZYG(O) , (ZYG , ZYGO ), élém. formant I. Élém. tiré du gr. « tout ce qui sert à joindre deux objets ensemble; en partic., joug », entrant dans la constr. de termes sav. appartenant au vocab.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Zygo — may refer to: * Zygo Internet Innovation, a company that is specialized in the development of internet applications * Zygo Corporation, a manufacturer of optical instruments and scientific equipment * Zygo Energy Vodka, an alcoholic beverage …   Wikipedia

  • zygo... — zygo...   [griechisch zygón »Joch«], vor Vokalen meist verkürzt zu zyg..., Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung: Verbindung, verbunden, Verschmelzung, z. B. Zygopetalum, Zygapophyse …   Universal-Lexikon

  • zygo- — [zī′gō, zī′gə; zig′ə] [< Gr zygon,YOKE] combining form yoke or yoked; pair or paired [zygodactyl]: also, before a vowel, zyg …   English World dictionary

  • zygo- — a combining form meaning yoke, yoked, yoke shaped, used in the formation of compound words: zygomorphic. Also, esp. before a vowel, zyg . [comb. form of Gk zygón YOKE] * * * …   Universalium

  • zygo... — zy|go..., Zy|go..., vor Vokalen meist zyg..., Zyg... <aus gr. zygón »Joch«> Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung »Verbindung; mit etw. verbunden, verschmolzen«, z. B. zygomorph, Zygospore …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • zygo- — [ zʌɪgəʊ, zɪgəʊ] combining form relating to joining or pairing: zygodactyl. Origin from Gk zugon yoke …   English new terms dictionary

  • zygo- — aff. a combining form meaning “yoke,”“zygote”: zygomorphism. Also, esp. before a vowel, zyg • Etymology: comb. form of Gk zygón yoke …   From formal English to slang

  • zygo- — a word element meaning yoke , especially referring to shape, as in zygodactyl. Also, (before vowels), zyg . {Greek, combining form of zygon} …   Australian English dictionary

  • zygo- — comb. form joining, pairing. Etymology: Gk zugo f. zugon yoke …   Useful english dictionary

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