Electro definition

ēlektrō, ilektrō
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Electricity.

Electromagnet.

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Electrolysis.

Electrodeposit.

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Electric.

Electromagnet.

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Electrically.

Electrocute.

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Electricity.

Electrostatics.

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Electrolysis.

Electrodeposit.

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(uncountable, music) An electronic style of hip hop; electrofunk.
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(music) Electronic and/or incorporating elements of electro(-funk)
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Electron.

Electronegative.

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Electric; electrically.

Electrocute.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
electro
Plural:
electros

Origin of electro

  • New Latin ēlectro- from Latin ēlectrum amber electric

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin electrum, from Ancient Greek ἤλεκτρον (elektron, “amber") (a natural resin, which - when rubbed - produces static electricity).

    From Wiktionary