How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"hepato" is from "hepar" (liver) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "liver" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|I am pleased to assist in their battle against Hepatitis.|
|A hepatotoxic agent is one which is known to cause liver damage, such as alcohol.|