Deu"to- (?) ∨ Deut- (dut-) [Contr. from Gr. second.] Chem.

A prefix which formerly properly indicated the second in a regular series of compound in the series, and not to its composition, but which is now generally employed in the same sense as bi- or di-, although little used.


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