aff. a combining form meaning “hair”:
Etymology: < Gk tricho-, comb. form of thríx, gen. trichós

From formal English to slang. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • tricho — tricho·bezoar; tricho·bilharzia; tricho·phy·tia; tricho·plax; tricho·pore; tricho·stasis; tricho·the·cene; …   English syllables

  • Tricho... — Tricho... (v. gr.), Haar …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • tricho... — tricho...   [zu griechisch thríx, trichós »Haar«], vor Vokalen meist verkürzt zu trich..., Wortbildungselement mit den Bedeutungen: 1) Haar, Körperbehaarung, z. B. Trichom; 2) Wimpern, z. B. Trichiasis; 3) haarförmiges Gebilde, z. B. Trichozysten …   Universal-Lexikon

  • tricho- — [trik′ō, trik′ə] [Gr < thrix (gen. trichos), hair] combining form hair, hairlike [trichosis]: also, before a vowel, trich …   English World dictionary

  • tricho- — trich(o) , triche ♦ Éléments, du gr. thrix, trikhos « poil, cheveu ». ⇒TRICH(O) , TRICH(I) , (TRICH , TRICHO , TRICHI )élém. formant Élém. tiré du gr. , « poil, cheveu », entrant dans la constr. de termes sc. dont le signifié a un rapport avec… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • tricho- — a combining form meaning hair, used in the formation of compound words: trichocyst. Also, esp. before a vowel, trich . [ < Gk tricho , comb. form of thríx (gen. trichós)] * * * …   Universalium

  • tricho- — combining form see trich …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Tricho- — Tri|cho [griech. thríx, Gen.: trichós = Haar]: Bestimmungswort von Zus. mit den Bed. »Haar, Behaarung, haarförmig dünn«, z. B. Hypertrichose, Trichomonaden, Trichochrome (rote Haarpigmente) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • tricho- — see trich …   Medical dictionary

  • tricho... — tri|cho…, Tri|cho… 〈vor Vokalen〉, trich…, Trich… 〈in Zus.〉 haar…, Haar… [Etym.: <grch. thrix, Gen. trichos »Haar«] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.