I. combining form or antho-
Etymology: Latin anth-, from Greek anth-, antho-, from anthos — more at anthology
1. : flower




— see anti- I

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var. of antho- esp. before a vowel.

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Gr. ἀνθ', comb. form of ἀντί (see anti-) bef. an aspirate. Often, in mod. scientific words, written analytically anti-, as in anthelix, anti-helix; anthypnotic, anti-hypnotic.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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