a combining form meaning “wind”:
indicating wind: anemometer, anemophilous
before vowels anem-, word-forming element meaning “wind,” from comb. form of Greek anemos (see anemone).
an plant, seed, or spore. noun a plant in which the fruits or seeds are dispersed by wind
(of a fruit, seed, or spore) adapted for dispersion by wind. (of a plant) having anemochorous fruits, seeds, or spores, as the dandelion.
the dispersal of plant seeds or spores by the wind.
an anemographic record.