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EtymologyEdit

From French eco-, from Latin oeco, from Ancient Greek οἶκος (oîkos, house, household).

PronunciationEdit

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eco-

  1. ecology or the environment (in the ecological sense)
  2. economy

Usage notesEdit

Primarily used in ecology/environment sense; if used in “economy” sense, usually as part of economy or a derived term.

Derived termsEdit

(Economics):

TranslationsEdit

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

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eco-

  1. eco-

ItalianEdit

PrefixEdit

eco-

  1. Forms words relating to echos
  2. eco- (environmental)

PortugueseEdit

PrefixEdit

eco-

  1. eco- (concerning ecology or the environment)

SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek οἶκος (oîkos, house, household).

PrefixEdit

eco-

  1. eco- (forming words concerning ecology or the environment)
    sistema (system)ecosistema (ecosystem).

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin echo, from Ancient Greek ἠχώ (ēkhṓ, echo).

PrefixEdit

eco-

  1. Forming words relating to echos or other reflected waves.
    cardiograma (cardiogram)ecocardiograma (echocardiogram)

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