Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Organ: organotherapy.
  • Organic: organomercurial.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • Used to form words relating to organs of the body
  • Used in chemistry to form adjectives and nouns describing compounds in which an organic group is attached to an inorganic element or grouping (sometimes hyphenated)
  • Used to form words relating to organic matter (in the soil etc)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form denoting relation to, or connection with, an organ or organs.

Etymologies

Greek, from organon; see organ.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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