oryzivorous

adjective
or·​y·​ziv·​o·​rous | \ ¦ȯrə¦ziv(ə)rəs \

Definition of oryzivorous

: feeding on rice

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History and Etymology for oryzivorous

oryz- + -vorous; probably originally formed as French orizivore

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“Oryzivorous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oryzivorous. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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