Meaning of APO- in English

[ 'apəʊ ]

(also ap- before a vowel or h )

■ prefix

1》 away from or separate: apocrine.

2》 Astronomy denoting the furthest point in the orbit of a body in relation to the primary: apolune. Compare with peri- .


from Gk apo 'from, away, quite, un-'.

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