WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
  • a combining form meaning "mucus'' or "slime,'' used in the formation of compound words:myxoneurosis.
  • Also,[esp. before a vowel,] myx-. 
    • combining form representing Greek mýxa

    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
    myxo-, (before a vowel)myx- combining form
    1. mucus or slime: myxomycete
    Etymology: from Greek muxa slime, mucus
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