Entomophaga

Entomophaga

En`to*moph"a*ga\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'e`ntomon an insect + fagei^n to eat.] (Zo["o]l.) 1. One of a group of hymenopterous insects whose larv[ae] feed parasitically upon living insects. See Ichneumon, 2.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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