adephagous

adjective
adeph·​a·​gous | \ ə-ˈde-fə-gəs \

Definition of adephagous

: of or relating to the Adephaga

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First Known Use of adephagous

1832, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adephagous

New Latin Adephaga + English -ous

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

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