Definition of scatophagous in English:

scatophagous

Line breaks: scat|opha|gous
Pronunciation: /skaˈtɒfəgəs
 
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adjective

Zoology
  • (Of an insect or other animal) feeding on dung; coprophagous.

Origin

late 19th century: from modern Latin scatophagus (from Greek skatophagos 'dung-eating') + -ous.

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