troph-


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troph-

pref.
Variant of tropho-.

troph-

var. of tropho- before a vowel: trophallaxis.

-troph

a combining form meaning “an organism with nutritional requirements” of the kind specified: heterotroph.
[probably back formation from -trophic]
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When I get to the end of my career I want to say I have won a few troph- ies, not just the one.