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prefix

noun /ˈpriːfiks/
a syllable or syllables put at the beginning of another word to change its meaning
das Präfix
Translations of “prefix”
in Korean 접두사…
in Arabic بادِئة…
in French préfixe…
in Italian prefisso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 文法, 前綴…
in Russian приставка (в грамматике)…
in Turkish ön ek…
in Polish przedrostek…
in Spanish prefijo…
in Portuguese prefixo…
in Catalan prefix…
in Japanese (文法)接頭辞(un- や dis- など)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 语法, 前缀…
(Definition of prefix from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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