This week’s word is piscivore.
Pronounced – PIH-sih-voar (rhymes with kiss her more)
Meaning – a fish-eater.
Origin – from the latin words piscis (fish) and vorare (devour).
Similar words – carnivore (meat-eater), herbivore (plant eater), omnivore (everything eater).
Example usage – A piscivore such as the pike cichlid preys on small fish.
Trivia – piscivore is also used to indicate a person who is fond of fish.