plural noun
Zo·​oph·​a·​ga | \ zōˈäfəgə \

Definition of Zoophaga

in former classifications
: a major division of Mammalia comprising the flesh-eating mammals

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Other Words from Zoophaga

zoophagan \ -​gən \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for Zoophaga

New Latin, from zo- + -phaga

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“Zoophaga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Zoophaga. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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