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Amphi-

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Amphi- A prefix in words of Greek origin, signifying both of both kinds on both sides about around.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n amphi- A prefix of Greek origin, meaning on both sides, on all sides, around, round about: cognate with and equivalent to ambi- of Latin origin.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. 'amfi`

Usage

In literature:

Its situation is beautiful, being built amphi-theatrically on a hillock which leans against a high mountain.
"Visit to Iceland and the Scandinavian North" by Ida Pfeiffer
AMPHI'ON is said to have built Thebes by the music of his lute.
"Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1" by The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
Hence these oracles are in consequence called Amphi, Omphi, Alphi, Elphi, Urphi, Orphi.
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I." by Jacob Bryant
Druga stood astonished to see the fabled Amphis-Baena here in the bed of Dionaea, and with the head of Dionaea!
"Daughter of the Night" by Richard S. Shaver
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In news:

Each student at the elementary school and Amphi Middle School received a new pair of shoes and socks last Tuesday.
Half of Amphi's Coronado warned of job loss prospect.
Why Amphi High's Vern Friedli Is A Gridiron Good Guy.
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In science:

For example, the physical strange quark mass is amphys s ≈ 0.025 for unimproved fermions and 0.052 with HYP smearing.
Improvement of the pion spectrum with HYP-smeared staggered fermions
The latter result is most relevant for an estimate of the size of the induced error in our final result for the physical kaon (which has a mass amphys K ≈ 0.3 on the coarse lattices).
$B_K$ using HYP-smeared staggered fermions in $N_f=2+1$ unquenched QCD
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