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  • a combining form used to form adjectives corresponding to nouns ending in  -drome. 
    • -drome + -ous

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    -dromous adj combining form
    1. moving or running: anadromous, catadromous
    Etymology: via New Latin from Greek -dromos, from dromos a running

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