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herbivore

herbivore

noun her·bi·vore \ˈ(h)ər-bə-ˌvr\

: an animal that only eats plants

Full Definition of HERBIVORE

:  a herbivorous animal

Origin of HERBIVORE

New Latin Herbivora, group of mammals, from neuter plural of herbivorus
First Known Use: 1854

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herbivore

noun her·bi·vore \ˈ(h)ər-bə-ˌvō(ə)r, -ˌv(ə)r\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HERBIVORE

:  a plant-eating animal; especially :  ungulate

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