Go to 'thermo-' entry Go to 'dino-' entry Go to 'chondro-' entry Go to 'aero-' entry Go to '-logy' entry Go to 'thaumato-' entry Go to 'nano-' entry Go to '-sophy' entry Go to 'bucco-' entry Go to '-ism' entry Go to '-lysis' entry Go to 'galacto-' entry Go to '-anthropy' entry Go to 'pneumo-' entry Go to '-ploitation' entry Go to '-lithic' entry Go to '-sepalous' entry Go to 'onco-' entry Go to '-parous' entry Go to 'dermato-' entry Go to 'multi-' entry Go to 'dodeca-' entry Go to '-zoon' entry Go to 'vermi-' entry Go to 'crystallo-' entry Go to 'biblio-' entry Go to 'eco-' entry Go to 'juxta-' entry Go to 'facio-' entry
Affixes: the building blocks of English
Affixes: the building blocks of English

arbor(i)-

A tree or trees.

[Latin arbor, tree.]

An arboretum is a tree garden; arboriculture is the culture of trees, especially for ornamental or scientific purposes. An arbour (US arbor) is a garden alcove shaded by trees or plants trained over a framework. Adjectives include arborescent, something tree-like in growth or appearance, such as a crystal, and arboreal, living in trees, or of the nature of trees. An arborization in anatomy is a fine branching structure at the end of a nerve fibre, like the branches of a tree.

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