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cata-




a prefix meaning “down,” “against,” “back,” occurring originally in loanwords from Greek (cataclysm; catalog; catalepsy); on this model, used in the formation of other compound words (catagenesis; cataphyll). Also,cat-,cath-,kata-.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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