Definición de anthropophagy en inglés:

anthropophagy

Silabificación: an·thro·poph·a·gy
Pronunciación: /ˌanTHrəˈpäfəjē
 
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sustantivo

  • The eating of human flesh by human beings.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The residents of this lush, tropical paradise vehemently denied they had returned to anthropophagy, until the term was explained to them.
    • To this end, the basic taxonomy of cannibalism will first be explained, along with a brief history of anthropophagy in the cultural imagination.
    • This grisly practice is called anthropophagy, and it's not exactly very popular.

Derivativos

anthropophagous

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The giant clam is not anthropophagous, nor indeed carnivorous.
  • This anthropophagous king will haunt our children's imaginations.

Origen

mid 17th century: from Greek anthrōpophagia, from anthrōpophagos (see anthropophagus).

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