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- n. A person who loves books; a bookworm.
- n. A parasite that consumes books’ physical contents.
From the Ancient Greek βιβλος (biblos, "book") and φαγειν ("to eat"). (Wiktionary)
Today's word is "bibliophage", and I particularly like the second definition: "A pest that consumes books".
A lining in these pants would have done wonders for her. bibliophage