The Cognātarium

zo– {animal life}: azote, Cenozoic, cryptozoology , Mesozoic, Paleozoic, protozoan, spermatozoon, zodiac, zoo, zoolatry, zoology, zoon, zoonosis, zoophilia, zoophyte, zooplankton compare phyt– || From Gr zōion : animal

zucch– {gourd}: zucchetto, zucchini || From It zucca : gourd

zyg– {pair, yoke}: syzygy, zygodactyl, zygogenesis, zygomatic, zygomorphic, zygospore, zygote || From Gr zygon : yoke From IE *yugo– From *yeug– : to join To OE geoc : yoke

zym– {fermentation, yeast}: enzyme, zymase, zyme, zymogenesis, zymology, zymolysis, zymurgy || From Gr zymē : leavening

Unattested, hypothesized
† Unknown origin

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