Herbivorous Definition

hûr-bĭvər-əs, ûr-
Feeding on plants, often, specif., on grass or leaves.
Webster's New World

Origin of Herbivorous

  • From New Latin herbivorus Latin herba vegetation Latin -vorus -vorous

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin herba, grass, and -vore.

    From Wiktionary

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