One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Denoting an instrument for cutting.‘microtome’
2Denoting a section or segment.‘myotome’
-tome (sense 1) from Greek -tomon (neuter) ‘that cuts’; -tome (sense 2) from Greek tomē ‘a cutting’, both from temnein ‘to cut’.
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