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sapr-

combining form

Definition of sapr-

  1. 1 :  dead or decaying organic matter <saprophyte>

  2. 2 :  decay :  putrefaction <saprogenic>



Variants of sapr-

or sapro-

Origin of sapr-

New Latin, from Greek sapros rotten


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