Definition of oligo- in English:

oligo-

Syllabification: oligo-

combining form

Having few; containing a relatively small number of units: oligopoly oligosaccharide

Origin

from Greek oligos 'small', oligoi 'few'.

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Pronunciation: ˌmɪdəˈlɛs(ə)nt
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