See also: oxy, Oxy, ôxy, and -oxy

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek ὀξύς (oxús, sharp).

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oxy-

  1. Sharp, keen, acute, pungent, acid

Etymology 2Edit

Reduced from oxygen which in turn is from French oxygène, from Ancient Greek ὀξύς (oxús).

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oxy-

  1. Concerning oxygen

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FrenchEdit

PrefixEdit

oxy-

  1. oxy-

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