Definition of crinivorous in English:

crinivorous

Pronunciation /krʌɪˈnɪv(ə)rəs/ /krɪˈnɪv(ə)rəs/

adjective

rare
  • That eats hair.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Wheelwright (d. 1858). Probably after French crinivore.