coprophagy

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coprophagy

 [kop-rof´ah-je]
the ingestion of feces.

cop·ro·pha·gi·a

(kop'rō-fāj'ya),
The eating of excrement.
Synonym(s): coprophagy, scatophagy

coprophagy

(kop-rof'a-je) [? + phagein, to eat]
The eating of excrement. Synonym: scatophagy

coprophagy

the ingestion of dung or feces; a vice in dogs; normal in rabbits. Called also cecotrophy.