feeding upon nutmegs

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • myristicivorous — / is ti sivˈə rəs/ adjective Feeding upon nutmegs • • • Main Entry: ↑Myristica …   Useful english dictionary

  • Feeding and Eating — Like many people, I enjoy eating perhaps too much so. This list of 113 words describes different things one could eat, although a human would have to be pretty desperate to eat lice or limestone. Then again, I ve eaten at McDonald s hundreds of… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • myristicaceous —   a. like or pertaining to nutmeg tree; belonging to nutmeg family of plants.    ♦ myristicivorous, a. feeding on nutmegs …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Myristica — noun type genus of Myristicaceae; tropical Asian evergreen trees with small white or yellow flowers followed by fleshy fruits • Syn: ↑genus Myristica • Hypernyms: ↑magnoliid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Myristicaceae, ↑family Myristicaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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