Definition of com- in English:

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(also co-, col-, con-, or cor-)


With; together; jointly; altogether: combine command collude


Com- is used before b, m, p, also occasionally before vowels and f. The following variant forms occur: co- especially before vowels, h, and gn; col- before l; cor- before r; and con- before other consonants.


From Latin cum 'with'.

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Syllabification: com-

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