English Dictionary

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English Dictionary

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peri-

Definitions

prefix

  1. enclosing, encircling, or around   ⇒ pericardium,   ⇒ pericarp,   ⇒ perigon
  2. near or adjacent   ⇒ perihelion

Word Origin

from Greek peri around, near, about

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