How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"dendro" is from "dendron" (be solid) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "tree" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Dendrology is the study of woody plants.|
|If it is cooled slowly, water forms dendritic ice crystals.|