[yoo-rif-uh-guh s, yuh-]

adjective Ecology.

(of an animal) able to subsist on a wide variety of foods.

Compare stenophagous.

Origin of euryphagous

First recorded in 1925–30; eury- + -phagous
Related formseu·ry·phage [yoo r-uh-feyj, yur-] /ˈyʊər əˌfeɪdʒ, ˈyɜr-/, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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