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phagocytose

[ fag-uh-sahy-tohs, -tohz ]
/ 藞f忙g 蓹藢sa瑟 to蕣s, -to蕣z /
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verb (used with object), phag路o路cy路tosed, phag路o路cy路tos路ing.
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Origin of phagocytose

First recorded in 1930鈥35; back formation from phagocytosis
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