[ muh-nof-uh-guhs ]
/ məˈnɒf ə gəs /
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feeding on only one kind of food.
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OTHER WORDS FROM monophagousmo·noph·a·gy [muh-nof-uh-jee], /məˈnɒf ə dʒi/, noun
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Monophagous: insects feeding upon only one species or genus of plants.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
British Dictionary definitions for monophagous
/ (məˈnɒfəɡəs) /
feeding on only one type of foodmonophagous insects
Derived forms of monophagousmonophagy, noun
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