mycophage etymology

English word mycophage comes from English myco- ((biology) fungus.), English -phage (Something that eats, or consumes.)

Detailed word origin of mycophage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
myco- English (eng) (biology) fungus.
-phage English (eng) Something that eats, or consumes.
mycophage English (eng) (biology) Any organism that eats fungus.

Words with the same origin as mycophage

Descendants of myco-
bioxalomycin dermatomycosis mycobactericidal mycobacteriology mycobiome mycocecidium mycocide mycoculture mycodiesel mycoflora mycoherbicide mycoheterotrophy mycoinsecticide mycology mycopeptone mycopesticide mycosic mycosphere mycosymbiont mycothiol mycotoxicological mycotoxicologist mycovirology pseudomycosis
Descendants of -phage
chronophage coliphage geophage hippophage melanophage monophage myrmecophage necrophage oligophage ostreophage paedophage phytophage polyphage saprophagan saprophage siderophage virophage vitellophage xylophage zoophage