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Meaning of "scatophagy" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SCATOPHAGY

scatophagy  [skæˈtɒfədʒɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SCATOPHAGY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Scatophagy 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 SCATOPHAGY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

scatophagy

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 scatophagy in the English dictionary

The definition of scatophagy in the dictionary is the act of eating dung or excrement.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SCATOPHAGY


anthropophagy
ˌænθrəˈpɒfədʒɪ
autocoprophagy
ˌɔːtəʊkəˈprɒfədʒɪ
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
theophagy
θɪˈɒfədʒɪ
xerophagy
zɪəˈrɒfədʒɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SCATOPHAGY

scatheful
scathefulness
scatheless
scathing
scathingly
scatologic
scatological
scatologist
scatology
scatophagous
scatt
scatted
scatter
scatter cushion
scatter diagram
scatter pin
scatter rug
scatter-gun
scatterable
scatteration

WORDS THAT END LIKE SCATOPHAGY

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 scatophagy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «scatophagy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SCATOPHAGY

Find out the translation of scatophagy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of scatophagy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «scatophagy» in English.

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scatophagy
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

scatophagy
570 millions of speakers

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scatophagy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

scatophagy
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

أكل البراز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

scatophagy
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

scatophagy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

scatophagy
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scatophagy
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Scatophagy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

scatophagy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

scatophagy
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

scatophagy
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Scatophagy
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

scatophagy
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சாணம் தின்னும் சமய வழக்கம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्कॅटोफाजी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

scatophagy
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scatophagy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

scatophagy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

scatophagy
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scatophagy
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

scatophagy
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

scatophagy
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

scatophagy
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

scatophagy
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of scatophagy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SCATOPHAGY»

The term «scatophagy» is barely ever used and occupies the 205.695 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SCATOPHAGY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «scatophagy» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «scatophagy» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about scatophagy

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SCATOPHAGY»

Discover the use of scatophagy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to scatophagy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Life Against Death: The Psychoanalytical Meaning of History
Hence rituals of scatophagy, and that close homologue of scatophagy, necrophagy, and the more generally constant association of dirt with funereal ceremonies. Priam, on the death of Hector, rolled in the dung heap; primitive tribes smear ...
Norman O. Brown, 2012
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Elihu Root collection of United States documents: Ser. A.-F.]
Antigonia steindachneri Jordan & E-ermann. Hawaii; Japan. 1121. Antigonia eos Gilbert. Hawaii. Family EPHIPPID£. EPHIPPTTS Cuvier. Ephippus Cuvier, Regne Annual, ed. 1, 335, 1817 (argu*). Scatophagy Cuvier & Valenciennes, Hist.
Elihu Root, United States, 1906
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The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the ...
Relating to or practising scatophagy or the eating of excrements, particularly of human ordure. An. Sep. Bur. Amer. Ethnol., 1896-97, p. 213. from the official color of his robes.- Acid Bear- Scatophagy (ska-tof'a-ji), «. fGr. owoadyoc let. Same as ...
William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith, 1914
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Model Systems in Behavioral Ecology: Integrating Conceptual, ...
The distribution of stay times in Scatophagy. reply to Curtsinger. Am Nat 129:621- 628. Parker GA, Maynard Smith J, 1990. Optimality theory in evolutionary biology. Nature 348:27-33. Parker GA, Simmons LW. 1991. A model of constant ...
Lee Alan Dugatkin, 2001
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Hope Reports
The fly Scatophagy with a smaller fly which it had captured (Sept. 5). An interesting series of specimens illustrating important parts of the life-history oiCrabro chrysostomns. First, 1 1 Syrphid flies stored up in burrows in rotten wood made by the ...
University of Oxford. Hope Dept. of Zoology, 1906
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Greek Literature: Greek literature in the Byzantine period
roles in sexual intercourse;42 scatophagy for homosexual and auto-erotic practices.43 The enjoyment (or deprivation) of food and sex is expressed in an interchangeable system of metaphors, which modern anthropologists are just beginning ...
Gregory Nagy, 2001
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Greek Literature in the Byzantine Period: Greek Literature
roles in sexual intercourse;“2 scatophagy for homosexual and auto-erotic practices.43 The enjoyment (or deprivation) of food and sex is expressed in an interchangeable system of metaphors, which modern anthropologists are just beginning ...
Gregory Nagy, Jones Professor of Classical Literature and Professor of Comparative Literature Director Center for Hellenic Studies Gregory Nagy, 2014
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Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary
scatophagy have not had their special scatologic customs, ceremonies, etc., which they retain with cautious secrecy” (Freud, S. The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud, 1938). See anal emticism and the several words beginning with copro-.
Robert Jean Campbell, 2004
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Research report
Scatophagy bougainvillii Cuvler and Valenciennes, Hist Nat. Poissons, yqL.,7. p. 142, 1831. Scatophagy* ornatus Cuvler and Valenciennes, Hist. Nat Poissons, vol. 7, p. 143, pi. 180, 1831; in fresh water, Amboina. Richardson, Ichth., China ...
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1961
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No laughing matter: an analysis of sexual humor
DRECK Scatophagy in folk-materials and jokes is seldom undertaken pl1rP_05' lY by the actual scatophage, or shit-eater. Invariably he is tricked into it (35 above ), and it is considered the ultimate insult or humiliation. Far from being expressive  ...
Gershon Legman, 1982

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SCATOPHAGY»

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Harvard, Homosexuals, and Far Left Fabians
... lecheurism [lecherousness], lesbianism, coprolagnia [sexual enjoyment of human excrement], scatophagy [eating human excrement], and uragnia [sexual ... «Canada Free Press, Jan 11»

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