How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"colpo" is from "kolpos" (fold or hollow) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "vagina" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The doctor may use the colposcope to take photographs for your medical record.|
|A large cyst wall can be removed through a colpotomy.|