Cepevorous Ce*pev"o*rous, a. [L. cepa an onion + varare to devour.] Feeding upon onions. [R.] --Sterling. [1913 Webster]

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  • cepivorous — ceˈpivorous, a. nonce wd. [f. L. cēpa onion + vor us devouring + ous.] Feeding on onions. Webster cites Sterling for cepevorous …   Useful english dictionary

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