Definition of omophagy in English:

omophagy

noun

(also omophagia)
  • The eating of raw food, especially raw meat.

    ‘The point is the ongoing devouring, the act of perfect love expressed through omophagy.’
    • ‘He has become the victim of sparagmos (also called omophagia), in which the maenads tear animals limb from limb and eat their flesh raw.’

Pronunciation

omophagy

/ōˈmäfəjē/ /oʊˈmɑfədʒi/

Origin

Early 18th century from Greek ōmophagia, from ōmos ‘raw’ + -phagia (from phagein ‘eat’).