fru|giv|o|rous

fru|giv|o|rous
fru|giv|o|rous «froo JIHV uhr uhs», adjective.
eating or feeding on fruit.
[< Latin frūgis fruit + vorāre devour]

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  • giv — al·giv·o·rous; for·giv·able; for·giv·ably; for·giv·er; fru·giv·o·ra; fru·giv·o·rous; fun·giv·o·rous; gain·giv·ing; giv·en·ness; giv·er; giv·ey; mis·giv·ing·ly; for·giv·able·ness; for·giv·ing·ly; for·giv·ing·ness; un·mis·giv·ing·ly; …   English syllables

  • rous — ac·ti·noph·o·rous; ad·i·aph·o·rous; al·giv·o·rous; am·o·rous; am·phiv·o·rous; an·droph·o·rous; an·thoph·o·rous; an·u·rous; aphid·iv·o·rous; apiv·o·rous; apy·rous; ar·bo·rous; as·coph·o·rous; au·rous; bar·ba·rous; bar·ba·rous·ness; bi·fo·rous;… …   English syllables

  • frugivorous — fru·giv·o·rous …   English syllables

  • frugivorous — fru·giv·o·rous frü jiv ə rəs adj feeding on fruit * * * fru·giv·o·rous (froo jivґə rəs) fructivorous …   Medical dictionary

  • frugivorous — fru•giv•o•rous [[t]fruˈdʒɪv ər əs[/t]] adj. ecl fruit eating • Etymology: 1705–15; < L frūgi , comb. form of frūx fruit + vorous …   From formal English to slang

  • o — abi·o·log·i·cal; ab·o·li·tion; ab·o·li·tion·ary; ab·o·li·tion·dom; ab·o·li·tion·ism; ab·o·li·tion·ist; ab·o·li·tion·ize; ab·o·ma·sal; ab·o·ma·sum; ac·an·thol·o·gy; ac·an·thop·o·dous; acar·i·dol·o·gist; ac·a·ri·nol·o·gy; acar·i·o·sis;… …   English syllables

  • Frugivorous — Fru*giv o*rous, a. [L. frux, frugis, fruit + vorare to devour.: cf. F. frugivore.] Feeding on fruit, as birds and other animals. Pennant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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