Origin of herbivorous
Examples from the Web for herbivorous
Historical Examples of herbivorous
Examples are furnished by the compound stomachs of many rodents, ruminants, cetaceans and herbivorous edentates.
It is carnivorous, herbivorous, and abstemious from water, requiring no other fluids than those obtained by eating roots.Buffalo Land
W. E. Webb
Other enemies of the herbivorous fauna were the wolf and the brown bear.Men of the Old Stone Age
Henry Fairfield Osborn
Hence carnivora in general have a larger liver than herbivorous animals.
Much more probably it waded half submerged in pursuit of the herbivorous river saurians.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind
Herbert George Wells
"plant-eating," 1660s, from Modern Latin herbivorus, from Latin herba "a herb" + vorare "devour, swallow" (see voracity).