How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"copro" is from "kopros" (dung) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "dung" or "excrement" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Coprolite is perhaps the most unusual fossil in anyone's collection!|
|Thirty-two species of coprophilous fungi were recorded from seven dung samples collected from Brazil.|