hypophyge

[ hahy-pof-i-jee, hi- ]
/ haɪˈpɒf ɪ dʒi, hɪ- /

noun

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Origin of hypophyge

<Greek hypophygḗ flight from under, evasion, equivalent to hypo-hypo- + phygḗ flight; see apophyge
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British Dictionary definitions for hypophyge

hypophyge
/ (haɪˈpɒfɪdʒɪ) /

noun

architect another name for apophyge
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