cryostatic etymology

English word cryostatic comes from English cryo- (Cold, freezing.), English -static

Detailed word origin of cryostatic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cryo- English (eng) Cold, freezing.
-static English (eng) Used in adjectives relating to nouns with the suffix -stasis.
cryostatic English (eng) (geology) of or pertaining to the pressure exerted on soil or rocks by the freezing of water. Of or pertaining to a cryostat or to cryostasis.

Words with the same origin as cryostatic

Descendants of cryo-
cryoanaesthesia cryobank cryobiology cryobuffer cryochamber cryohydrate cryoinjury cryolife cryomicroscopy cryomold cryonic cryonicist cryophysics cryoprecipitate cryoprostatectomy cryopump cryosampling cryoscopy cryosphere cryospheric cryostorage cryosurgical cryosurvival cryosystem cryotherapy
Descendants of -static
anastatic anastatically angiostatic bacteriostatic biostatic carcinostatic cytostatic cytostatically fungistatic haemostatic hemostatic thermostatic