Definition of apo- in English:

apo-

Syllabification: apo-

prefix

  • 1Away from: apocrypha apostrophe
  • 1.1Separate: apocarpous
  • 2 Astronomy Denoting the furthest point in the orbit of a body in relation to the primary: apolune Compare with peri-.

Origin

from Greek apo 'from, away, quite, un-'.

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