Translation of combining form in Spanish:

combining form

Pronunciation ///kəmˈbaɪnɪŋ ˌfɔrm/



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    componente de un (nombre) compuesto masculine
    • That's why they're called Cryptoaliens, ‘crypto’ being a combining form that means ‘unknown’.
    • As an aside, telethon is one of those odd blends in which two combining forms, prefix and suffix, have been borrowed from separate words and jammed together, extinguishing any root word.