oxy-

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Etymology 1Edit

PIE root
*h₂eḱ-

From the Ancient Greek ὀξύς ‎(oxús, sharp).

PrefixEdit

oxy-

  1. Sharp, keen, acute, pungent, acid

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(sharp):

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Etymology 2Edit

Reduced from oxygen which in turn is from the Ancient Greek ὀξύς ‎(oxús, sharp).

PrefixEdit

oxy-

  1. Concerning oxygen

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