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zoophagous Line breaks: zo|opha¦gous
Pronunciation: /zuːˈɒfəɡəs/

Definition of zoophagous in English:


(Of an animal) feeding on other animals.
Example sentences
  • He decides the man is a zoophagous maniac.
  • There is no character with the sustaining power of Count Dracula, or of Renfield, the zoophagous patient who eats flies and spiders.
  • There were significantly more zoophagous bug species in wildflower areas than in pastures
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