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predator

(prĕd′ə-tər, -tôr′)
n.
An organism that lives by preying on other organisms.
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Public safety See Sexual predator
Zoology An animal that preys upon and consumes other animals for its sustenance
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predator

any animal that lives by preying on other animals from (usually) a lower TROPHIC LEVEL.
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