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Origin of predator
OTHER WORDS FROM predatoran·ti·pred·a·tor, noun
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When you remove top predators, herbivores like deer increase and they eat all the vegetation.3-D Printed Statues in Central Park Shine a Light on Women Scientists - Facts So Romantic|Mary Ellen Hannibal|August 18, 2020|Nautilus
These new specimens we’ve examined reveal a bizarre, monstrous predator.This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through August 15)|Singularity Hub Staff|August 15, 2020|Singularity Hub
As top predators in coastal ecosystems, these furry floaters gobble down a quarter of their body weight in urchins, crabs and clams each day.Bringing sea otters back to the Pacific coast pays off, but not for everyone|Jonathan Lambert|June 11, 2020|Science News
They would have been less like a pizza topping and more of a fearsome predator.Saber-toothed anchovy relatives were once fearsome hunters|Carolyn Wilke|June 11, 2020|Science News For Students
All animals need to avoid predators as they find food and shelter.
But when a serial sex predator is playing fanboy, the gag reflex kicks in.
The lascivious sex predator is out; the deep-pocketed caped crusader is most definitely in.
The Air Force has enough MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper drones.Exclusive: U.S. Drone Fleet at ‘Breaking Point,’ Air Force Says|Dave Majumdar|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Amirpour sees the pimp as a liberator rather than a predator.
A man tracks her back to a building where the girl bares her fangs and devours him, reversing the role of predator.
Shortly after midnight Lockley had been awakened when a skunk defeated a hungry predator within a hundred yards of their bivouac.Operation Terror|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Wasps in their predator state have been known to render spiders senseless, then bury them encrusted with eggs.
He envisaged a future free of pool hall smells and the glandular malfunctioning of his predator owner.
Heavy bounties paid for wolf heads eventually reduced the depredations of this predator until sheep and goats were fairly safe.Agriculture in Virginia, 1607-1699|Lyman Carrier
Pursuit by a predator, random movement, or other cause may be responsible for shift from one edge to another.Home Range and Movements of the Eastern Cottontail in Kansas|Donald W. Janes