a combining form of or :
a combining form meaning “up,” “upper,” “upward”:
a small forest buffalo, Bubalus (Anoa) depressicornis, of the island of Celebes, having a brown coat and straight, sharp-tipped horns: an endangered species. Historical Examples Celebes has a curious dwarf ox, the “anoa,” which is hardly bigger than a goat. Zoology: The Science of Animal Life Ernest Ingersoll The anoa seems also to point towards […]
noun any coleopterous beetle of the family Anobiidae, in which the pronotum characteristically forms a hood that more or less covers the head. The family includes such notorious pests as the furniture beetle (Anobium punctatum) and the deathwatch beetle, the larvae of which attack furniture and beams See also deathwatch
anoc anodal opening contraction
anococcygeal anococcygeal a·no·coc·cyg·e·al (ā’nō-kŏk-sĭj’ē-əl) adj. Relating to the anus and the coccyx.
- Anococcygeal nerve
anococcygeal nerve anococcygeal nerve n. Any of several small nerves arising from the coccygeal plexus, supplying the skin over the coccyx.