-phag-

Meaning: Greek, "eat"

Examples

Phage - short for "bacteriophage"

Phagocyte - a type of cell in the body that can engulf or absorb bacteria

Bacteriophage - a parasitic virus that infects a bacteria then reproduces inside of it

anthropophagy - the eating of human flesh by human beings

geophagy - eating of a specified type or substance

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