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ichthyophagy

[ik-thee-of-uh-jee]
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noun
  1. the practice of eating or subsisting on fish.
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Origin of ichthyophagy

First recorded in 1650–60; ichthyo- + -phagy
Related formsich·thy·oph·a·gous [ik-thee-of-uh-guh s] /ˌɪk θiˈɒf ə gəs/, adjective
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  • Ichthyophagy, ik-thi-of′a-ji, n. the practice of eating fish.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)

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