How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"desmo" is from "dein" (bind) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "bond" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Alterations in desmosome size and number coincide with the loss of cohesion in skin.|
|Desmology is the branch of anatomy dealing with ligaments.|