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synonyms for predation

  • predacity
  • predatism
  • rapaciousness
  • rapacity
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How to use predation in a sentence

The nonprofit Wild Animal Initiative, for example, believes we should reduce all kinds of animal suffering, even, perhaps, suffering due to predation.
WHAT MAKES AN ANIMAL WILD?BOYCE UPHOLTJUNE 29, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
A similar process of political facsimile, this time mimicking QAnon’s tendency to baselessly allege sexual predation, is also occurring worldwide.
QANON? FAR FROM GONESEAN CULLIGANJUNE 25, 2021OZY
Flattening his alleged predation into SVU tropes steers us away from the question of why 17-year-olds make dating profiles for old men and put them online with cute selfies.
GAETZ’S GOP PRIMED YOUNG WOMEN TO SELL SEX TO MEN LIKE HIMCASEY THOMPSONMAY 31, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
One of Darwin’s great insights was the idea that everyday events—small mutations, predation, competition—could slowly change species, given time.
ONE INCREDIBLE OCEAN CROSSING MAY HAVE MADE HUMAN EVOLUTION POSSIBLENICHOLAS R. LONGRICHMAY 2, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Catnip probably didn’t evolve in response to predation from ancient mosquitoes or fruit flies, he says.
SCIENTISTS MAY HAVE FINALLY FOUND HOW CATNIP REPELS INSECTSERIN GARCIA DE JESUSAPRIL 5, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
So it’s important to come to with methods that reduce predation by cats and have buy-in from pet owners.
MORE PLAYTIME AND MEATIER MEALS MIGHT REDUCE KITTY KILLSJONATHAN LAMBERTMARCH 10, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Coyote predation of urban whitetails is something Gehrt and his team are also studying.
FOUR WILD ANIMALS THAT ARE THRIVING IN CITIESBY RYAN CHELIUS/OUTDOOR LIFEFEBRUARY 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Perhaps its colorful camouflage is a way of escaping predation.
WE CRUSH, POISON, AND DESTROY INSECTS AT OUR OWN PERIL - ISSUE 95: ESCAPEJOHN HAINZEJANUARY 20, 2021NAUTILUS
The transition from peace to predation therefore depends on the growth of technical knowledge and the use of tools.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
The conventions of the business world have grown up under the selective surveillance of this principle of predation or parasitism.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PREDATION

  • predacity
  • predation
  • predatism
  • rapaciousness
  • rapacity
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