How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"myo" is from "mus" (mouse) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "muscle" 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 myograph is a device we use to measure the force generated by a contracting muscle.|
|This study appears to be necessary in myocardiopathy in order to obtain a better definition of the risk.|