vor-, vora-, -vore, -vorous, -vores, -vora, -vory

(Latin: eat, eating; consume, consuming; ingest, ingesting; devour, devouring; feeding on)

frugivory (adjective)
Feeding or subsisting on seaweed and related sea and ocean foods.
fucivory (adjective)
fumivorous (adjective), more fumivorous, most fumivorous
Relating to feeding, consuming, or living on smoke.
Anything that feeds mainly or exclusively on fungi.
Feeding mainly or exclusively on fungi.
fungivory (adjective)
A reference to feeding on or in fungi.
Feeding on galls.

Galls are an abnormal growth in plants usually produced in response to microbial or fungal infection, or to attack by insects, mites, and other invertebrates.

gallivory (adjective)
Eating grass (or feeding on grass).
graminivory (adjective)

Related "eat, eating" word units: brycho-; esculent-; esophago-; glutto-; phago-.

Cross references of word families that are related directly, or indirectly, to: "food, nutrition, nourishment": alimento-; broma-; carno-; cibo-; esculent-; sitio-; tropho-; Eating Crawling Snacks; Eating: Carnivorous-Plant "Pets"; Eating: Folivory or Leaf Eaters; Eating: Omnivorous.

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