Definitions

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

  • More than one; many; much: polyatomic.
  • More than usual; excessive; abnormal: polydipsia.
  • Polymer; polymeric: polyethylene.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • many
  • polymer

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form or prefix from Gr. poly`s, many

Etymologies

Greek polu-, from polus, much, many; see pelə-1 in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek πολύς (polus, "many, much") (Wiktionary)

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