creophagous

/ (krɪˈɒfəɡəs) /

adjective

flesh-eating or carnivorous

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Derived forms of creophagous

creophagy (krɪˈɒfədʒɪ), noun

Word Origin for creophagous

C19: from Greek kreophagos, from kreas flesh + -phagein to consume
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