diphy-
or diphyo- combining form Etymology: New Latin, from Greek diphy-, from diphyēs, from di- + phyein to bring forth — more at be double ; bipartite <
diphyodont
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  • diphy — diphy·cercal; diphy·cer·cy; diphy·genic; …   English syllables

  • diphy- — combining form or diphyo Etymology: New Latin, from Greek diphy , from diphyēs, from di + phyēs (from phyein to bring forth, produce) more at be : twofold …   Useful english dictionary

  • diphy — (C). Of a double nature, two fold …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • diphycercal — diphy·cercal …   English syllables

  • diphycercy — diphy·cer·cy …   English syllables

  • diphygenic — diphy·genic …   English syllables

  • diphyodont — I. (ˈ)dī|fiəˌdänt adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary diphy + odont : having deciduous and permanent sets of teeth successively a diphyodont mammal also : marked by the development of two such sets diphyodont dentition …   Useful english dictionary

  • diphyo- — combining form see diphy * * * diphyo see diphy …   Useful english dictionary

  • diphyo- — combining form see diphy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Amphizerk — Amphizerk, diphy oder homozerk (grch.), heißt die symmetrisch gebildete Schwanzflosse der Fische; die ungleich gebildete heißt heterozerk …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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