haematophagous

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Etymology[edit]

From haemato- +‎ -phagous.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hɪˌmætəˈfeɪɡəs/

Adjective[edit]

haematophagous (not comparable)

  1. (British spelling) Feeding on blood.
    The leech is a haematophagous creature.

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