-vorous


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-vorous

suff.
Eating; feeding on: vermivorous.

[From Latin -vorus, from vorāre, to swallow, devour.]

-vorous

adj combining form
feeding on or devouring: carnivorous.
[from Latin -vorus; related to vorāre to swallow up, devour]
-vore n combining form

-vorous

a combining form meaning “eating, gaining sustenance from” that specified by the initial element: carnivorous.
[< Latin -vorus, derivative of vorāre to eat ravenously; see -ous]