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entomophagous

[ en-tuh-mof-uh-guhs ]
/ ˌɛn təˈmɒf ə gəs /
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adjective
feeding on insects; insectivorous.
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Origin of entomophagous

First recorded in 1830–40; entomo- + -phagous
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British Dictionary definitions for entomophagous

entomophagous
/ (ˌɛntəˈmɒfəɡəs) /

adjective
feeding mainly on insects; insectivorous
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