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

  • Wood: xylograph.
  • Xylene: xylidine.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • wood

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form from Gr. xy`lon wood; as in xylogen, xylograph.


Greek xulo-, from xulon, wood.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek ξύλον (ksulon, "wood") (Wiktionary)


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