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-phagia

1.
variant of -phagy.
Origin
< New Latin < Greek
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British Dictionary definitions for -phagia

-phagy

combining form
1.
indicating an eating or devouring: anthropophagy
Word Origin
from Greek -phagia; see phago-
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-phagia in Medicine

-phagia or -phagy
suff.
The eating of a specified substance or in a specified manner: dysphagia.

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