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meth-

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WMeth-
  • meth- is a prefix used in chemistry. It indicates that a chemical compound has been derived from methane or contains "methyl" groups.
  • It serves as the number 1 when counting axial atoms in forming names of organic compounds.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Prefixes

    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en meta-
    2. en meth
    3. en eth-
    4. en methi
    5. en metho
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    Meaning of meth- for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "meth-" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe.
    Definiteness: Level 1
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