Definition of Insectivores

1. Noun. (plural of insectivore) ¹



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Definition of Insectivores

1. insectivore [n] - See also: insectivore

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Insectivores

insectations
insectator
insectdom
insected
insecticidal
insecticidally
insecticide
insecticide resistance
insecticides
insectifuge
insectile
insection
insections
insectivora
insectivore
insectivores (current term)
insectivorous
insectivorous plant
insectless
insectlike
insectoid
insectoids
insectologer
insectologers
insectologic
insectological
insectologist
insectologists
insectology
insectophobia

Literary usage of Insectivores

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1. The Geography of Mammals by William Lutley Sclater, Philip Lutley Sclater (1899)
"DISTRIBUTION OF insectivores The insectivores are for the most part widely scattered over the earth's surface, but not very numerous in species except in ..."

2. Geology, Physical and Historical by Herdman Fitzgerald Cleland (1916)
"insectivores have remained simple in their organization since their introduction and are the least altered of the great branches. ..."

3. Geology, Physical and Historical by Herdman Fitzgerald Cleland (1916)
"insectivores have remained simple in their organization since their introduction and are the least altered of the great branches. ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"The structure of the penis in mammals is peculiar to the class. An os penis is present in the majority of bats, insectivores, ..."

5. Natural History of Animals: Containing Brief Descriptions of the Animals by Sanborn Tenney (1875)
"insectivores sleep during the day, and go forth at night in search of food. In cool regions, many of them sleep all winter. SHREWS. ..."

6. The White River Badlands by Cleophas Cisney O'Harra (1920)
"insectivores Remains of insectivorous animals are recognized as far back as earliest Tertiary time, but the fossils are not abundant . ..."

7. A Synopsis of the Mammals of North America and Adjacent Seas by Daniel Giraud Elliot (1901)
"Fam. 3. Phocidae—Seals. ORDER IX. INSECTIVORA—insectivores. Fam. i. Soricidae—Shrews. Fam. 2. Talpidae—Moles. ORDER X. CHIROPTERA—Bats. ..."

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