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Definition of meta- combining form from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    meta-

     combining form
    combining form
    BrE BrE//ˈmetə//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmetə//
     
    (in nouns, adjectives and verbs)
     
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  1. 1connected with a change of position or state metamorphosis metabolism
  2. 2higher; beyond metaphysics metalanguage
  3. Word Originfrom Greek meta ‘with, across, or after’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: meta-