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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /i.poˈdʒɛo̯/, [ipoˈd͡ʒɛo̯]
  • Rhymes: -ɛo
  • Hyphenation: i‧po‧gèo

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin hypogaeus, from Ancient Greek ὑπόγειος (hupógeios, under the ground).

AdjectiveEdit

ipogeo (feminine singular ipogea, masculine plural ipogei, feminine plural ipogee)

  1. underground, subterranean
  2. (biology) hypogeous, hypogeal
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Etymology 2Edit

From Latin hypogaeum, from Ancient Greek ὑπόγειον (hupógeion, crypt, vault).

NounEdit

ipogeo m (plural ipogei)

  1. (also used figuratively) underground room; hypogeum