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strepto-

Pronunciation: /ˈstrɛptəʊ/

Definition of strepto- in English:

combiningForm

1Twisted; in the form of a twisted chain: streptomycete

Origin

from Greek streptos 'twisted', from strephein 'to turn'.

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