Besides the danger to animals, these exotic animals may cause havoc as an invasive species.
Others demurred on principle, choosing to defend their individual rights from an invasive government.
The rates of carriage and invasive disease of the bacteria there are dramatically higher than anywhere else in the world.
Only in the high seas are there still some habitats free of invasive species.
On the day he had his lung biopsy – an invasive and uncomfortable procedure – Linda asked whether it had bothered him very much.
Two obstacles, the one external, the other internal, checked its invasive progress.
Not even by tradition do our common people know anything of the horrors of foreign and invasive war.
Still another assault, or invasive outroad, northward against the Russian Magazines, there also was; of which by and by.
Our hurtful circumstances are so invasive and so immediate that only God can come between us and them.
We may be driven from the road by the invasive motor car, but there are still the footpaths and the tameless moorland.
invasive in·va·sive (ĭn-vā'sĭv)
Marked by the tendency to spread, especially into healthy tissue, as a tumor.
Of or relating to a medical procedure in which a part of the body is entered, as by puncture or incision.