-phage

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin suffix -phagus, from Ancient Greek φάγος (phagos, glutton), from Ancient Greek φαγεῖν (phagein, to eat), aorist active infinitive of ἔφαγον (ephagon, I ate, devoured).

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-phage

  1. Something that eats, or consumes.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin suffix -phagus, from Ancient Greek φάγος (phagos, glutton), from Ancient Greek φαγεῖν (phagein, to eat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /faʒ/
  • Hyphenation: -phage

Suffix[edit]

-phage

  1. -phage

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