entomophagous

adjective
en·​to·​moph·​a·​gous | \ ˌen-tə-ˈmä-fə-gəs How to pronounce entomophagous (audio) \

Definition of entomophagous

: feeding on insects

First Known Use of entomophagous

circa 1847, in the meaning defined above

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“Entomophagous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/entomophagous. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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