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bibliophage

[bib-lee-uh-feyj]
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noun
  1. an ardent reader; a bookworm.

Origin of bibliophage

Related formsbib·li·oph·a·gous [bib-lee-of-uh-guh s] /ˌbɪb liˈɒf ə gəs/, bib·li·o·phag·ic [bib-lee-uh-faj-ik, -fey-jik] /ˌbɪb li əˈfædʒ ɪk, -ˈfeɪ dʒɪk/, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • Bibliophage, or bibliophagist, a book-eater, or devourer of books.

    A Book for All Readers

    Ainsworth Rand Spofford