stercoricolous

adjective

ster·​co·​ric·​o·​lous
: living in dung

Word History

Etymology

Latin stercor-, stercus excrement + English -i- + -colous

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“Stercoricolous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stercoricolous. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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