coprophilous

adjective
cop·​roph·​i·​lous | \ kə-ˈprä-fə-ləs How to pronounce coprophilous (audio) \

Definition of coprophilous

: growing or living on dung coprophilous fungi

First Known Use of coprophilous

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of coprophilous was circa 1900

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“Coprophilous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coprophilous. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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coprophilous

adjective
cop·​roph·​i·​lous | \ kä-ˈpräf-ə-ləs How to pronounce coprophilous (audio) \

Medical Definition of coprophilous

: growing or living on dung coprophilous fungi

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