How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"phage" is from "phagein" (to eat) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A word ending that indicates something that eats. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Just as viruses infect people, bacteriophage infects bacteria.|
|This modification of polyurethanes may alter macrophage adhesion,|