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anthropophagus

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noun an·thro·poph·a·gus \-fə-gəs\

Definition of anthropophagus

plural

anthropophagi

play \-fə-ˌgī, -ˌjī, -ˌgē\


Origin and Etymology of anthropophagus

Latin, from Greek anthrōpophagos, from anthrōp- + -phagos -phagous


First Known Use: 1552


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