predation

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predation

Forensics
See Postmortem animal predation.

Health insurance
See Predatory pricing.

Public safety
See Sexual predator.

Sexology
See Predatory paraphilia.

predation

see PREDATOR.

predation

the characteristic of preying on other animals as a source of food. Can be a big cause of loss in animal flocks and herds, especially lambs. See also predatory.
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A proven Premier League goalscorer with Liverpool following his move from Atletico Madrid, Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque must be praying he can overcome his knee injury to play a key role because he is a lethal finisher and a true predator.
A true predator, like all his primal ancestors, he chooses to rely on stealth and ever-developing, difficult-to-maintain personal skills rather than superior firearms.
He is a true predator," Assistant US Attorney Markus T.