from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • The highest mountain, 2,954 m (9,692 ft), of the Philippines, an active volcano on southeast Mindanao.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • A prefix of Greek origin, meaning off, from, away from (in respect to place, time, or origin).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • A prefix from a Greek preposition. It usually signifies from, away from, off, or asunder, separate.


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