schiz-


schiz-
or schizo- combining form Etymology: New Latin, from Greek schizo-, from schizein to split — more at shed 1. split ; cleft <
schizocarp
>
2. characterized by or involving cleavage <
schizogony
>
3. schizophrenia <
schizoid
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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