[Gr. -phagos, fr. phagein, to eat]
Suffix meaning one that eats, esp. a cell, e.g., a bacteriophage, that destroys cells.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "-phage." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763527/all/_phage.
-phage. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763527/all/_phage. Accessed July 21, 2019.
-phage. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763527/all/_phage
-phage [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 21]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/763527/all/_phage.
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