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Meaning of “prefix” - Learner’s Dictionary

prefix

noun [C]     /ˈpriːfɪks/
B2 a group of letters that you add to the beginning of a word to make another word. In the word 'unimportant', 'un-' is a prefix. →  Compare suffix Morphology and parts of words
Translations of “prefix”
in Arabic بادِئة…
in Korean 접두사…
in Malaysian awalan…
in French préfixe…
in Turkish ön ek…
in Italian prefisso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 文法, 前綴…
in Russian приставка (в грамматике)…
in Polish przedrostek…
in Vietnamese tiền tố…
in Spanish prefijo…
in Portuguese prefixo…
in Thai คำเติมหน้า…
in German das Präfix…
in Catalan prefix…
in Japanese (文法)接頭辞(un- や dis- など)…
in Indonesian awalan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 语法, 前缀…
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