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geo-

Class:

affix | prefix | combining form

Etymology:

combining form meaning "earth", ultimately from Greek geo-, combining form of ge...
(Source: Online Etymology)  [more]

Definition references  (+images)

Wiktionary:

Earth | Terra [synonym] | world [synonym] | globe [synonym] | Sol III [synonym] | Tellus [Latin] | geo- [Latin]

The third planet in order from the Sun, upon which humans live. Represented in astronomy and astrology by ♁ and ⊕. (21 of 72 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation, 2 images)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Earth

Collins Dictionary:

geo-

indicating earth (2 of 280 words, 3 usage examples)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/geo-

Macmillan British Dictionary:

geo-

earth: used to make adjectives and nouns (7 of 45 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/geo

Merriam-Webster:

geo-

earth; ground; soil | geographic; geography and (6 of 28 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/geo-

Oxford Dictionary:

geo-

relating to the earth (4 of 26 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/geo--

New World Dictionary:

geo-

earth, of the earth | geographical (5 of 19 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/geo-prefix

Random House Dictionary:

geo- | Geo. | Geo.: George [sense-specific]

a combining form meaning "the earth", used in the formation of compound words. | "Geo." : George (16 of 17 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/geo

American Heritage Dictionary:

geo- | ge- [sense-specific]

Earth | Geography (2 of 14 words, 2 definitions, 2 usage examples)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/geo-prefix

Cambridge Dictionary:

geo-

of or relating to the Earth (6 of 11 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/geo

Encarta Dictionary:

geo- | ge- [used before vowels]

earth, soil | geography, global (4 of 17 words, 2 definitions)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861674929​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Online Etymology:

geo-

Origin: combining form meaning "earth", ultimately from Greek geo-, combining form of ge "earth".

www​.etymonline​.com​/index​.php term=geo-

New World Dictionary:

geo-

Origin: Greek geō- from gaia, , the earth

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/geo-prefix

Merriam-Webster:

geo-

Origin: Latin, from Greek geō-, from

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/geo-

Collins Dictionary:

American Heritage Dictionary:

geo-

Origin: Greek geō-, from , earth.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/geo-prefix

Oxford Dictionary:

Encarta Dictionary:

geo-

Origin: Greek "Earth"

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861674929​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Macmillan British Dictionary:

geo-

Audio: British English pronunciation of "geo-"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/geo

Macmillan American Dictionary:

geo-

Audio: North American pronunciation of "geo-"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/geo

Cambridge Dictionary:

geo-

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "geo-"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "geo-"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/geo

the Free Dictionary:

geo-

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "geo-"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "geo-"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/geo-

Google Dictionary:

geo-

Audio: English pronunciation of "geo-"

www​.google​.com​/#hl=en&tbs=dfn​:1&fp=1&q=geo-

YourDictionary Audio:

geo-

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "geo-" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/geo-prefix

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