coprophagous

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adjective co·proph·a·gous \kə-ˈprä-fə-gəs\

Definition of coprophagous

  1. :  feeding on dung

coprophagy

play \-fə-jē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of coprophagous

Greek koprophagos, from kopr- + -phagos -phagous


First Known Use: 1826


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