Definition of Phage in English :

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Phage meaning in English

Meaning of Phage in English

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Phage

see synonyms of phage

Noun

1. bacteriophage, phage

a virus that is parasitic (reproduces itself) in bacteria

Example Sentences:
'phage uses the bacterium's machinery and energy to produce more phage until the bacterium is destroyed and phage is released to invade surrounding bacteria'

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Phage

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noun
short for bacteriophage

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Phage

see synonyms of phage
noun
bacteriophage

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Phage

see synonyms of phage
suff.
One that eats or ingests: macrophage.
n.
A bacteriophage.

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