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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous carnivorous birds that hunt and kill other animals.

Usage examples (35)
  • Derived from the Latin word "raptor," one who seizes by force, the order of Raptatores, or
  • "The word raptor comes from the Latin word 'rapere.'
  • But there is another possible for the increase in raptor populations.
  • Murphy says the allegations that he stole the raptor are a "misunderstanding." for more
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