-phyre


a combining form representing porphyry in compound words: granophyre.

Nearby words

  1. -phorous,
  2. -phrenia,
  3. -phyl,
  4. -phyll,
  5. -phyllous,
  6. -phyte,
  7. -plasia,
  8. -plasm,
  9. -plast,
  10. -plastic

Origin of -phyre

< French, extracted from porphyre porphyry

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