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English definition of “herbivore”

herbivore

noun [C]     /ˈhɜː.bɪ.vɔːr/ US  /ˈhɝː.bə.vɔːr/
an animal that eats only plants: Cows and sheep are herbivores. → Compare carnivorePlants and animals - general words herbivorous     /hɜːˈbɪv.ər.əs/ US  /hɝːˈbɪv.ɚ-/ adjective Plants and animals - general words
(Definition of herbivore noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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