Main definitions of oxy- in English

: oxy-1oxy-2

oxy-1

  • Denoting sharpness.

    • ‘oxytone’

Pronunciation

oxy-

/ˈäksē/ /ˈɑksi/

Origin

From Greek oxus ‘sharp’.

Main definitions of oxy- in English

: oxy-1oxy-2

oxy-2

(also ox-)
Chemistry
representing oxygen