Definition of Mucivore

1. n. An insect which feeds on mucus, or the sap of plants, as certain Diptera, of the tribe Mucivora.



Definition of Mucivore

1. Noun. (zoology) An insect that feeds on mucus, or the sap of plants, as certain Diptera, of the tribe Mucivora. ¹

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Medical Definition of Mucivore

1. An unsect which feeds on mucus, or the sap of plants, as certain Diptera, of the tribe Mucivora. Origin: L. Mucus slime, mucus + vorare to devour. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mucivore

mucinogen granules
mucinogens
mucinoid
mucinolytic
mucinoses
mucinosis
mucinous
mucinous carcinoma
mucinous cystic neoplasm of pancreas
mucins
mucinuria
muciparous
muciparous gland
mucitis
mucivore (current term)
mucivores
muck
muck about
muck around
muck in
muck spreader
muck spreaders
muck up
muckamuck
muckamucks
mucked
mucked in
mucked up

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