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insectivore

noun

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as in carnivore, omnivore

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The first known use of insectivore was in 1840

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“Insectivore.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/insectivore. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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