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Meaning of "autocoprophagy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AUTOCOPROPHAGY

autocoprophagy  [ˌɔːtəʊkəˈprɒfədʒɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AUTOCOPROPHAGY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Autocoprophagy is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AUTOCOPROPHAGY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

autocoprophagy

Coprophagia

Coprophagia /kɒp.rə.ˈfeɪ.dʒi.ə/ or coprophagy is the consumption of feces. The word is derived from the Greek κόπρος copros, "feces" and φαγεῖν phagein, "to eat". Many animal species eat feces as a normal behavior; other species may not normally consume feces but do so under unusual conditions. Coprophagy refers to many kinds of feces eating including eating feces of other species, of other individuals, or its own, those once deposited or taken directly from the anus.

Definition of autocoprophagy in the English dictionary

The definition of autocoprophagy in the dictionary is the consumption of one's own faeces.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AUTOCOPROPHAGY


anthropophagy
ˌænθrəˈpɒfədʒɪ
autophagy
ɔːˈtɒfədʒɪ
bacteriophagy
bækˌtɪərɪˈɒfədʒɪ
coprophagy
kɒˈprɒfədʒɪ
creophagy
krɪˈɒfədʒɪ
endophagy
ɛnˈdɒfədʒɪ
exophagy
ɛkˈsɒfədʒɪ
geophagy
dʒɪˈɒfədʒɪ
hippophagy
hɪˈpɒfədʒɪ
ichthyophagy
ˌɪkθɪˈɒfədʒɪ
monophagy
mɒnˈɒfədʒɪ
mycophagy
maɪˈkɒfədʒɪ
oligophagy
ˌɒlɪˈɡɒfədʒɪ
omophagy
əʊˈmɒfədʒɪ
ostreophagy
ˌɒstrɪˈɒfədʒɪ
pantophagy
pænˈtɒfədʒɪ
phytophagy
faɪˈtɒfədʒɪ
scatophagy
skæˈtɒfədʒɪ
theophagy
θɪˈɒfədʒɪ
xerophagy
zɪəˈrɒfədʒɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AUTOCOPROPHAGY

autochthon
autochthonal
autochthonic
autochthonism
autochthonous
autochthonously
autochthony
autocidal
autoclave
autocoid
autocorrelation
autocracies
autocracy
autocrat
autocratic
autocratical
autocratically
autocrime
autocrine
autocritique

WORDS THAT END LIKE AUTOCOPROPHAGY

aerophagy
baggy
biology
cabbagy
cagy
doggy
energy
entomophagy
garbagy
genealogy
gy
Moholy-Nagy
Nagy
orgy
polyphagy
psychology
sagy
stagy
strategy
technology

Synonyms and antonyms of autocoprophagy in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «autocoprophagy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AUTOCOPROPHAGY

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The translations of autocoprophagy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «autocoprophagy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

autocoprophagy
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

autocoprophagy
570 millions of speakers

English

autocoprophagy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

autocoprophagy
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

autocoprophagy
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

autocoprophagy
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

autocoprophagy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

autocoprophagy
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

autocoprophagy
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Autocoprophagy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

autocoprophagy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

autocoprophagy
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

autocoprophagy
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Autocoprophagy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

autocoprophagy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

autocoprophagy
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्वयंपूर्ण
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

autocoprophagy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

autocoprophagy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

autocoprophagy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

autocoprophagy
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

autocoprophagy
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

autocoprophagy
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

autocoprophagy
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

autocoprophagy
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

autocoprophagy
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of autocoprophagy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AUTOCOPROPHAGY»

The term «autocoprophagy» is barely ever used and occupies the 198.124 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about autocoprophagy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AUTOCOPROPHAGY»

Discover the use of autocoprophagy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to autocoprophagy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Comparative and Veterinary Pharmacology
... reject any plants contaminated with the scent of their own species' urine or faeces. Coprophagy may lead to drug transfer between animals (allocoprophagy) or drug recycling when an animal re-ingests its own faeces (autocoprophagy) or its ...
Fiona Cunningham, Jonathan Elliott, Peter Lees, 2010
2
Where Thy Dark Eye Glances: Queering Edgar Allan Poe
Artistic autocoprophagy is here to stay.” I studied him through the haze of his untouched cigarette, preferring not to dignify his comment with a response. I made a mental note to look up autocoprophagy. He said, “Why don't you come by my ...
Steve Berman, 2013
3
Functional Biology of Exudate-feeding Ants
They also engage in both autocoprophagy and anal trophallaxis with nestmates ( D.W. Davidson, unpubl. data). Zhuzhikov78 has summarized evidence that proctodeal trophallaxis may have evolved from autocoprophagy, and that both are ...
Steven C. Cook, 2008
4
Animal Behavior Desk Reference: A Dictionary of Animal ...
autocoprophagous, autocoprophagy, autocoprophagous See -phagy: autocoprophagy. ♢ autodeme See deme: autodeme. ♢ autodiploidy See -ploidy: autodiploidy. ♢ autoecology See study of: ecology: autecology. ♢ autogamy See - mixis: ...
Edward M. Barrows, 2011
5
Comparative Physiology of the Vertebrate Digestive System
Robertson (1982) described widespread coprophagy among herbivorous and de - tritivorous fish on a Pacific coral reef. However, autocoprophagy and intraspecies coprophagy were rare, and most of the interactions consisted of herbivores ...
C. Edward Stevens, Ian D. Hume, 2004
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Plants Invade the Land: Evolutionary and Environmental ...
Coprophagy is common among litter feeders,and autocoprophagy isessential for the milliped Apheloria montana (McBrayer1973). It may bethat this species has tocontinually reinfect itsgut with appropriate microbes. Enzymesare excreted by ...
Patricia G. Gensel, Dianne Edwards, 2013
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Handbook of Applied Dog Behavior and Training, Etiology and ...
Besides eating their own feces (autocoprophagy), some dogs ingest the feces of other dogs and animals (allocoprophagy), especially cat and horse droppings. Most dogs actively explore the droppings of other dogs and animals, but, for some ...
Steve Lindsay, 2013
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e-Study Guide for Biological Science, textbook by Scott ...
Coprophagy refers to many kinds of feces eating including eating feces of other species(heterospecifics), other individuals (allocoprophagy), or its own ( autocoprophagy), those once deposited or taken directly from the anus. Oral rehydration ...
Cram101 Textbook Reviews, 2013
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e-Study Guide for: Life: The Science of Biology by David ...
Coprophagy refers to many kinds of feces eating including eating feces of other species (heterospecifics), other individuals (allocoprophagy), or its own ( autocoprophagy),those once depositedortaken directlyfrom the anus. Omasum: The ...
Cram101 Textbook Reviews, 2013
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African Mole-Rats: Ecology and Eusociality
... hypothesis, see shoving activity patterns, 42^13 age polyethism, See behavioural division of labour allocoprophagy, 104 altruism, 2, 211, 218, 223, 229, 240 Angolan mole-rat, see Cryptomys bocagei Ant echinus, 137 autocoprophagy, 53 ...
Nigel C. Bennett, Chris G. Faulkes, 2000

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Autocoprophagy [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/autocoprophagy>. Jul 2019 ».
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