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piscivorous

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adjective pi·sciv·o·rous \pə-ˈsi-və-rəs, pī-\

Definition of piscivorous

  1. :  feeding on fishes



Origin of piscivorous

Latin piscis + English -vorous


First Known Use: 1668


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