DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

4 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·sec·tiv·o·rous /ˌɪnˌsɛkˈtɪvrəs, ˈtɪvə-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·sec·tiv·o·rous /ˌɪnˌsɛkˈtɪv(ə)rəs/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·sec·tiv·o·rous a.  Feeding or subsisting on insects; carnivorous. The term is applied: (a) to plants which have some special adaptation for catching and digesting insects, as the sundew, Venus's flytrap, Sarracenia, etc. (b) to the Insectivora, and many bats, birds, and reptiles.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : (of animals and plants) feeding on insects [ant: carnivorous,
             herbivorous, omnivorous]