plural noun
Zo·​o·​pha·​gin·​eae | \ ˌzōəfəˈjinēˌē \

Definition of Zoophagineae

in some classifications
: a suborder of Virales comprising animal parasitic viruses

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History and Etymology for Zoophagineae

New Latin, from zo- + phag- + -ineae

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“Zoophagineae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Zoophagineae. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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