Definition of doryphore in English:

doryphore

Line breaks: dory|phore
Pronunciation: /ˈdɒrɪfɔː
 
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noun

rare

Origin

1950s (introduced by Sir Harold Nicolson): from French, literally 'Colorado beetle', from Greek doruphoros 'spear carrier'.

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