noun combining form
plural -phoreses

Definition of -PHORESIS

:  transmission <electrophoresis>

Origin of -PHORESIS

New Latin, from Greek phorēsis act of carrying, from phorein to carry, wear, frequentative of pherein


noun combining form \fə-ˈrē-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural -pho·re·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of -PHORESIS

: transmission <electrophoresis>


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