verb (used with object), can·ni·bal·ized, can·ni·bal·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), can·ni·bal·ized, can·ni·bal·iz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM cannibalizecan·ni·bal·i·za·tion, noun
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Some are larger than others, and ruthlessly cannibalize the smaller robots for spare parts to build even larger robots.How Intelligent Could Life Be Without Natural Selection? - Issue 98: Mind|Arik Kershenbaum|March 17, 2021|Nautilus
According to the FTC complaint, Zuckerberg worried that Instagram’s growing popularity was cannibalizing Facebook, and his move to merge the two products was an attempt to gain more control over Instagram’s direction.Regulators want to break up Facebook. That’s a technical nightmare, insiders say.|Elizabeth Dwoskin|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
In the absence of publisher content — and, for now, any kind of advertising— some publisher sources worried that Spotlight could potentially cannibalize some of the time Snapchat users were spending watching their content.‘We’re netting out with higher revenue’: Publishers reaping the benefits of Snapchat’s strong second half|Max Willens|November 25, 2020|Digiday
But I do, so I thought “why would I cannibalize those ideas into a book?”Parks and Recreation’s Aziz Ansari Is 30 Years Old and Writing a Book About Modern Love|Abby Haglage|November 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"The events won't cannibalize each other and that's the only reason I would do this," Tollett said.
I dread the time when I shall have to cannibalize the recorder.The Issahar Artifacts|Jesse Franklin Bone