Share this entry

Share this page

macro-

Syllabification: macro-
Pronunciation: /ˈmakrō
 
/

Definition of macro- in English:

combiningForm

1Long; over a long period: macroevolution

Origin

from Greek makros 'long, large'.

Definition of macro- in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day resilient
Pronunciation: rəˈzilyənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…