Meaning of -AGOGUE in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ noun combining form ]

Etymology: French & New Latin; French, from Late Latin -agogus promoting the expulsion of, from Greek -agōgos, from agein to lead; New Latin -agogon, from Greek, neuter of -agōgos — more at agent

: substance that promotes the secretion or expulsion of

emmen agogue

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