Feeding on wood.
Destructive to wood.
Origin: From xylo- (wood) and suffix -phagous
eating, boring in, or destroying, wood; -- said especially of certain insect larvae, crustaceans, and mollusks
of or pertaining to the genus Xylophaga
Origin: [Gr. xylofa`gos eating wood; xy`lon wood + fagei^n to eat.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
zī-lof′a-gus, adj. wood-eating.
The numerical value of xylophagous in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of xylophagous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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