from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Circle; cycle: cyclorama.
- A cyclic compound: cyclohexane.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- a cyclic compound
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A combining form meaning circular, of a circle or wheel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An element in words of Greek origin, meaning ‘circle.’
Greek kuklo-, from kuklos, circle; see kwel-1 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek κύκλος (kyklos, "circle"). (Wiktionary)
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