[ sti-nof-uh-guhs ]
/ stɪˈnɒf ə gəs /
(of an animal) feeding on a limited variety of foods (opposed to euryphagous).
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British Dictionary definitions for stenophagous
/ (stəˈnɒfəɡəs) /
(of animals) feeding on a single type or limited variety of food
Word Origin for stenophagous
C17: from steno- + -phagous (via Latin from Greek phagos eating)
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