-vore

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English[edit]

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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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin -vorus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-vore m (masculine and feminine, plural -vores)

  1. -vore
  2. -vorus

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-vore

  1. vocative masculine singular of -vorus