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Definition of the adjective all-devouring
What does all-devouring mean as an attribute of a noun?
- (of animals) both plant-eating and flesh-eating
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All about hard words: a dictionary of every-day difficulties in reading, writing and speaking the English language (1874)
All-devouring; eatiag indiscriminately of everything ; not limited to any one kind of ...
Answering at Once the Purposes of Rhyming, Spelling, and Pronouncing. On a Plan Not Hitherto Attempted ... To which is Prefixed a Copious Introduction to the Various Uses of the Work ... and for the Purposes of Poetry is Added an Index of Allowable Rhymes by John Walker
All-devouring, a. Flesh-eating, a. Devouring bones, a. That eats grass or vegetables, a. Caufing, or having the leprosy, a. Having a gland indurated, a. Tending to idolatry, a. Nitry; impregnated with nitre, a.
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