How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"necro" is from "nekros" (corpse) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "death" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Avascular necrosis is a disease that results from the loss of blood supply to the bone.|
|You are not the only one to suffer from necrophobia.|