insectivore definition

  • noun:
    • Any of different tiny, principally nocturnal mammals regarding the order Insectivora, characteristically feeding mainly on pests and like the shrews, moles, and hedgehogs.
    • An organism that feeds primarily on bugs.
    • Insect-eating animal or plant.
    • mammal regarding the today abondaned order Insectivora.
    • one of many Insectivora.
    • An insectivorous pet; among the Insectivora or InsectivorÅ“; specially, a member of this order Insectivora.
    • little insect-eating primarily nocturnal terrestrial or fossorial animals
    • any system that feeds primarily on bugs

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