How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"metro" is from "metra" (mother) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "womb" or "mother" 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 Metropolitan Wind Symphony is currently celebrating its 35th anniversary.|
|The lack of vitamins A and D may play an important role in lowering the risk of metritis.|