xylotomous


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Xylotomous \Xy*lot"o*mous\, a. [Pref. xylo- + root of Gr.
   te`mnein to cut.] (Zool.)
   Capable of boring or cutting wood; -- said of many insects.
   [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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