Meaning of autophagic in English:

autophagic

adjective

Biology
  • Of, relating to, or involved in the cellular process of autophagy.

Pronunciation

autophagic

/ˌɔːtəˈfeɪdʒɪk/ /ˌɔːtəˈfadʒɪk/

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From auto- + -phagic, after autophagy.