scolecophagous

One who eats worms

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • scolecophagous — scolecophagous, a. (skɒlɪˈkɒfəgəs) [f. mod.L. scōlēcophagus, a. Gr. σκωληκοϕάγος f. σκωληκ(ο) , σκώληξ worm (see scolex) + ϕάγος: see phagous.] ‘Worm eating, as a bird’ (Cent. Dict. 1891) …   Useful english dictionary


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