Main definitions of oxy- in English

: oxy-1oxy-2

oxy-1

combining form

  • Denoting sharpness.

    ‘oxytone’

Origin

From Greek oxus ‘sharp’.

Pronunciation

oxy-

/ˈɒksi/

Main definitions of oxy- in English

: oxy-1oxy-2

oxy-2

(also ox-)

combining form

Chemistry

Pronunciation

oxy-

/ˈɒksi/