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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or characteristic of birds of prey adj. - Living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey.

Usage examples (35)
  • The results of my work showed that the only effective and long-term solution was to encourage raptorial birds by erecting perches.
  • raptorial claws and bill for seizing prey
  • Brachia: the arms: has been applied to raptorial fore-legs.
  • A high raptorial shriek pierced the air, silencing them all. for more
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