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-philous

adjective combining form

Definition of -philous

  1. :  loving :  having an affinity for <hygrophilous>



Origin and Etymology of -philous

Greek -philos, from philos dear, friendly


Medical Dictionary

-philous

adjective combining form -ph·i·lous \f-(ə-)ləs\

Medical Definition of -philous

  1. :  loving :  having an affinity for <erythrophilous>




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