frugivore

[froo-juh-vawr, -vohr]

noun

any chiefly fruit-eating organism, as certain bats.

Nearby words

  1. frug,
  2. frugal,
  3. frugality,
  4. frugally,
  5. frugalness,
  6. frugivorous,
  7. fruit,
  8. fruit bat,
  9. fruit beer,
  10. fruit body

Origin of frugivore

First recorded in 1970–75; see origin at frugivorous, -vore

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