How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"chloro" is from "khloros" (green) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "green" or "chlorine" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Breathing chloroform can cause dizziness, fatigue, and headaches.|
|This is the fundamental process by which chlorophyll 'captures' the energy of sunlight.|