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scatophagous Line breaks: scat|opha|gous
Pronunciation: /skaˈtɒfəɡəs/

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Definition of scatophagous in English:


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


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

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