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The happy think a lifetime short, but to the unhappy one night can be an eternity.Lucian
- A word of mixed roots (from Latin and Greek, for example).
- " 'Hydroplaning' is a heteroradical formed from the greek 'hydros' for 'water' and the latin 'planum' for 'a flat surface'.
- Either of a pair of homonyms that have different roots
- (chemistry) An organic radical in which the unpaired electron is on an atom other than carbon
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