Definitions for -phage
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word -phage
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Origin of phage:
a combining form meaning “a thing that devours,” used esp. in the names of viruses and phagocytes:
Origin of -phage:
n. use of Gk -phagos -phagous
Something that eats, or consumes.
Origin: From suffix -phagus, from φάγος, from φαγεῖν.
Find a translation for the -phage definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for -phage?
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for -phage: