exocannibalism

noun
exo·​cannibalism | \ "+ \

Definition of exocannibalism

: cannibalism of persons from outside one's family or tribe contrasted with endocannibalism

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History and Etymology for exocannibalism

International Scientific Vocabulary exo- + cannibalism; originally formed as German exokannibalismus

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“Exocannibalism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exocannibalism. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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