meaning of angio-

angio- meaning in Etymology Dictionary

before verbs angi-, word-forming factor today often meaning "covered or enclosed by a seed or blood vessel," from Latinized form of Greek angeion "a vessel, receptacle," diminutive of angos "chest, field," which is of as yet not known origin.


angio- meaning in General Dictionary

A prefix, or incorporating form, in numerous substances, generally relating to seed or arteries, or to anything contained in, or covered by, a vessel.


angio- meaning in General Dictionary

A prefix, or incorporating type, in several compounds, usually regarding seed or arteries, or to one thing within, or covered by, a vessel.