Definition of -fuge in English:

-fuge

Pronunciation: /fjuːdʒ/

combining form

  • Expelling or dispelling either a specified thing or in a specified way: vermifuge centrifuge

Origin

from modern Latin -fugus, from Latin fugare 'cause to flee'.

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