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Fish-eating.‘Americans are more ichthyophagous than ever’
- ‘There are, he adds, ‘unremittingly ichthyophagous [fish-eating] breakfasters; others who will have bacon every day but never sausages and vice versa’.’
- ‘In ichthyophagous Japan, good fishing techniques are a matter of national importance.’
- ‘O. bonariensis in the adult stage can be considered an ichthyophagous species based on its feeding habits in the Mar Chiquita Lake.’
- ‘However, this species is both aggressive and voraciously ichthyophagous.’
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