from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Split; cleft: schizocarp.
- Cleavage; fission: schizogenesis.
- Schizophrenia: schizoid.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- split, cleft
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A combining form denoting division or cleavage.
New Latin, from Greek skhizo-, from skhizein, to split; see skei- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek σχίζω (skhizō, "I split"). (Wiktionary)
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