Definition of chloro- in English:


Pronunciation: /ˈklɔːrəʊ, ˈklɒrəʊ/
(usually chlor- before a vowel)

combining form

  • 1 Biology & Mineralogy Green.
  • 2 Chemistry representing chlorine. chloroquine


from Greek khlōros 'green'.

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