Edacious E*da"cious, a. [L. edax, edacis, fr. edere to eat.] Given to eating; voracious; devouring. [1913 Webster]

Swallowed in the depths of edacious Time. --Carlyle. -- {E*da"cious*ly}, adv. -- {E*da"cious*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • edaciously — adverb In an edacious manner …   Wiktionary

  • edaciously — edāˈciously adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑edacious …   Useful english dictionary

  • edacious — /əˈdeɪʃəs/ (say uh dayshuhs) adjective devouring; voracious; consuming. {edaci(ty) + ous} –edaciously, adverb –edaciousness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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