-vore

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Etymology[edit]

This suffix comes from the Latin vorare (to devour), and is used to form nouns indicating what kind of a diet an animal has. Equivalent adjectives can be formed through use of the suffix -vorous.

Suffix[edit]

-vore

  1. An animal, identified by their kind of diet.

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Suffix[edit]

-vore

  1. -vore