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euryphagous

[yoo-rif-uh-guh s, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪf ə gəs, yə-/
adjective, Ecology
1.
(of an animal) able to subsist on a wide variety of foods.
Compare stenophagous.
Origin of euryphagous
1925-1930
1925-30; eury- + -phagous
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euryphage
[yoo r-uh-feyj, yur-] /ˈyʊər əˌfeɪdʒ, ˈyɜr-/ (Show IPA),
noun
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