Word Of The Day 2-24-2017

panivorous

[pa-niv-er-uh s]
adjective
subsisting on bread; bread-eating.

At a time when man waspanivorous and omnivorous, the craving for food was broken up into an infinity of petty ramifications.

Underground Man Gabriel Tarde

Origin of panivorous
1820-30; < Latin pān (is) bread + -i- + -vorous

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