Definition of polyphagy in English:

polyphagy

Pronunciation /pəˈlɪfədʒi/

noun

  • 1Medicine
    rare = "polyphagia".

  • 2Zoology
    The habit of feeding on a variety of different foods; polyphagous character.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Medical and Physical Journal. From poly- + -phagy, after post-classical Latin polyphagia polyphagia.