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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

(of animals and plants) feeding on small arthropods such as ants.

Usage examples (35)
  • Most carnivorous - "insectivorous" - plants do feed on insects and such buggy invertebrates.
  • I have been working for some time on a special subject, namely insectivorous plants.
  • These are called insectivorous birds.
  • Many orchids and insectivorous plants are also present. for more
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