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cannibal

An animal who eats another of the same species. The term has been extended from its original use, which was confined to humans, to include all animals who feed on each other. From Canibales, the Spanish name for the Carib tribe of the West Indies who practised cannibalism.
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In Hostel , torture-porn worked as a form of capitalist exploitation -- in the end, what saved the heroine wasn't spunk but cold hard cash -- and The Green Inferno is similarly canny, linking the cannibal genre to the rash of teenage Western activists going out to save the rainforest, armed with nothing more than a touching faith in the power of social media.
The cannibal mum has been identified as 24-year old Li Zhenghua from Shenzhen, southern China.
Former Cannibal Roland Gift knew all about the Peaky Blinders
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A FRENZIED holidaymaker, thought to be high on dangerous new street drug Cannibal, screams as he is restrained by police after randomly biting people on a beach.
However any report of arrest of any cannibal or any untoward incident has not been confirmed by the police and other official sources .
A cannibal entered the meat market to buy something nice for dinner.
Cariba was confused with cannibal, and the name stuck, giving everything concerned with those lovely islands a taint of blood and death.
Companies have been damaging their business by launching zombie and cannibal products that eat into their profits, according to a landmark UK study by global research consultancy TNS.
More than living up to its lurid title, Cannibal Women of Mars was a blood-soaked delight.
While Kenny Miller's futuristic set showcases life on Mars, and the Martian women display a Barbarella-like glacial cool, Cannibal Women is essentially a classic boymeets-girl musical, with songs by Belle and Sebastian's Mick Cooke and sparky musical direction from Limelight's Gordon Dougall and Sally Clay.
The song "Bad Dog," by the Cannibal Ramblers, is more than a little off-color and very, VERY much off-kilter.