-phagy


  1. a combining form meaning “eating,” “devouring” that specified by the initial element, especially as a practice or habit: allotriophagy; anthropophagy.

Origin of -phagy

1
<Greek -phagia;see -phage, -y3

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British Dictionary definitions for -phagy

-phagy

n combining form
  1. indicating an eating or devouring: anthropophagy

Origin of -phagy

1
from Greek -phagia; see phago-

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