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’
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)