entomophagous

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

entomo- +‎ -phagous

AdjectiveEdit

entomophagous (comparative more entomophagous, superlative most entomophagous)

  1. feeding on insects; insectivorous
    • 2016, Justin O. Schmidt, The Sting of the Wild, Johns Hopkins University Press, →ISBN, page 28:
      Humans are generalist feeds derived from a long lineage of entomophagous primates.