plural noun Om·niv·o·ra \ämˈnivərə\

Definition of Omnivora

  1. 1 in some especially former classifications :  a group comprising the pigs and the hippopotamuses

  2. 2 or omnivora a :  omnivorous animals b :  man and swine —used when it is desired to stress fundamental similarities of habits and physiology

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Origin and Etymology of omnivora

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of omnivorus omnivorous

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