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-vorous
Pronunciation: /v(ə)rəs/

Definition of -vorous in English:

combiningForm

Feeding on a specified food: carnivorous herbivorous

Derivatives

-vora
Pronunciation: /v(ə)rə/
combiningForm
In corresponding names of groups.
-vore
combiningForm
In corresponding names of individuals within such groups.

Origin

From Latin -vorus (from vorare 'devour') + -ous.

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