[ yoo-rif-uh-guhs, yuh- ]
/ yʊˈrɪf ə gəs, yə- /
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(of an animal) able to subsist on a wide variety of foods.
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OTHER WORDS FROM euryphagouseu·ry·phage [yoor-uh-feyj, yur-], /ˈyʊər əˌfeɪdʒ, ˈyɜr-/, noun
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The crow is euryphagous and, as shown by this study, the diets of crows a few miles apart may differ.
Being euryphagous, crows exert a stabilizing influence on many kinds of prey and on the biotic community as a whole.