tachy-
combining form Etymology: Greek, from tachys rapid ; accelerated <
tachycardia
>

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  • tachy — tachy·auxesis; tachy·car·dia; tachy·genesis; tachy·genetic; tachy·glos·sal; tachy·glos·si·dae; tachy·glos·sus; tachy·graph; tachy·graph·ic; tachy·graph·i·cal·ly; tachy·graph·om·e·ter; tachy·graph·om·e·try; tachy·hy·drite; tachy·lyte;… …   English syllables

  • tachy- — ♦ Élément, du gr. takhus « rapide ». ⇒ tachéo . tachy élément, du gr. takhus, qui signifie rapide . ⇒TACHY , élém. formant Élém. empr. au gr. , de « rapide » ou tiré directement de ce dernier (v. tachymètre), entrant dans la constr. de termes sav …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • tachy... — tachy...   [griechisch tachýs »schnell«], tacho..., Wortbildungselement mit der Bedeutung: schnell, beschleunigt, z. B. Tachykardie, Tachometer …   Universal-Lexikon

  • tachy- — element meaning rapid, swift, fast, from comb. form of Gk. takhy swift …   Etymology dictionary

  • tachy- — [tak′i] [Gr < tachys, swift < IE * dhengh , to reach, strong, fast > Sans daghnōti, (he) reaches] combining form rapid, swift, fast [tachymeter] …   English World dictionary

  • tachy- — a combining form meaning swift, used in the formation of compound words: tachygraphy. Cf. tacho . [ < Gk, comb. form of tachýs] * * * …   Universalium

  • tachy- — Rapid. [G. tachys, quick] * * * prefix denoting fast; rapid. * * * [Gr. tachys swift] a combining form meaning swift or rapid …   Medical dictionary

  • TACHY — Tachycardia (Medical » Physiology) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • tachy — tachycardia …   Medical dictionary

  • Tachy- — Ta|chy [griech. tachýs = schnell, plötzlich, sofort]: Bestimmungswort von Zus. mit den Bed. »schnell, hastig«, z. B. Tachykardie, Tachometer. * * * ta|chy , Ta|chy [griech. tachýs = schnell]: Best. in Zus. mit der Bed. schnell; Geschwindigkeits… …   Universal-Lexikon

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