minirhizotron etymology

English word minirhizotron comes from English mini-, English rhizotron

Detailed word origin of minirhizotron

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mini- English (eng) Denotes a smaller than usual version of an item.. With the hemline well above the knee.
rhizotron English (eng) A transparent underground structure, used to observe plant roots.
minirhizotron English (eng) A small form of rhizotron based on transparent tubes.

Words with the same origin as minirhizotron

Descendants of mini-
mini minibar minibike minibody minibus minicab minicheeseburger minicluster minidrama miniflap minify minigenome minigrinder minikit minimodule minipalette minireview minisaga miniseries minisite miniskirt minisuper minisymphony minivacation minivan