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carnivorous

[kär′niv·ə·rəs]
(biology)
Eating flesh or, as in plants, subsisting on nutrients obtained from animal protoplasm.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The law student, in legalistic idiom claims "nolo to the charge that I spotted her on the blanket at the concert and sauntered carnivorously over with an overtly one-night objective" (289).