Myristicivora

noun
My·​ris·​ti·​civ·​o·​ra | \ mə̇ˌristəˈsiv(ə)rə \

Definition of Myristicivora

in some classifications
: a genus consisting of the nutmeg pigeons and now usually included in the genus Ducula

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History and Etymology for Myristicivora

New Latin, from Myristica + -vora

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“Myristicivora.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Myristicivora. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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