How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"phago" is from "phagein" (eat) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "eating" or "consuming" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Phagocyte incubation chambers provide a microenvironment for germ cells of the green sea urchin.|
|Phagomania is sweeping the country!|