Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • suffix Eating; feeding on: vermivorous.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • suffix forming adjectives with the sense of ‘habitually eating, feeding on’

Etymologies

From Latin -vorus, from vorāre, to swallow, devour.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Representing Latin -vorus, from vorare (to eat). (Wiktionary)

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