animalivore

noun

an·​i·​mal·​i·​vore
ˌanəˈmaləˌvō(ə)r
plural -s
animalivorous
¦anəmə¦liv(ə)rəs
adjective

Word History

Etymology

New Latin Animalivora

First Known Use

circa 1957, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of animalivore was circa 1957

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“Animalivore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/animalivore. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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