steato-
combining form Etymology: Greek, from steat-, stear; perhaps akin to Sanskrit styāyate it hardens fat <
steatorrhea
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  • steato — Element prim de compunere savantă cu semnificaţia (referitor la) grăsime , de grăsime , gras . [pron. ste a . / < fr. stéato , it. steato , cf. gr. stear, steatos]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  STEATO /STEAR elem. grăsime,… …   Dicționar Român

  • stéato- — stéat(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. stear, steatos « graisse ». ⇒STÉAR(O) , STÉAT(O) , (STÉAR , STÉARO , STÉAT , STÉATO )élém. formants I. Stéar(o) . Élém. tiré du gr. « graisse, suif », entrant dans la constr. de subst. et d adj. notamment dans le vocab …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • steato- — stè·a·to conf. TS scient. grasso, relativo al grasso o a formazioni adipose: steatopigia, steatopigo {{line}} {{/line}} ETIMO: dal gr. steato , cfr. stéar, stéatos …   Dizionario italiano

  • steato- — a combining form meaning fat, tallow ; used in the formation of compound words: steatopygia. Also, esp. before a vowel, steat . [ < Gk steat (s. of stéar fat) + O ] * * * …   Universalium

  • steato- — Combining form denoting fat. See stearo . [G. stear (steat ), tallow] * * * see steat …   Medical dictionary

  • steato- — combining form relating to fatty matter or tissue: steatosis. Origin from Gk stear, steat tallow, fat …   English new terms dictionary

  • steato- — steat …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • steato- — aff. a combining form meaning “fat,”“tallow”: steatopygia[/ex] • Etymology: < Gk steat , s. of stéar fat + o …   From formal English to slang

  • steato- — combining form see steat …   Useful english dictionary

  • Стеат- (Steat-), Cteato (Steato-) — приставка, обозначающая жир; жировую ткань. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

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