Associations to the word «Proto»

Wiktionary

PROTO, adjective. Prototypical; preceding the proper beginning of something

Dictionary definition

PROTO, adjective. Indicating the first or earliest or original; "proto' is a combining form in a word like protolanguage' that refers to the hypothetical ancestor of another language or group of languages".

Wise words

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