- mucus or slime: myxomycete
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
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myxo-, (before a vowel)myx- combining form
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