melliphagous

(redirected from mellivorous)

melliphagous

(mɪˈlɪfəɡəs) or

mellivorous

adj
(Zoology) zoology (of an animal) feeding on honey
[C19: from Latin mel honey + Greek -phagos, from phagein to consume]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014