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 History of this Word

"tracheo" is from "tracheia artria" (rough artery) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.

Notes

In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.

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grammar is modifier

"tracheo-" is a type of prefix

Definition

A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "windpipe" or "vascular" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.

Examples of how the word is used

tracheo- illustration The following list of tracheophytes (i.e., vascular plants excluding mosses) are those plants that have been documented to occur here.
tracheo- illustration Various sources and calculations are available about tracheitis in our statistics center.