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naked freshwater or marine or parasitic protozoa that form temporary pseudopods for feeding and locomotion ameba , amoeba
minute conical gastropod superficially resembling a limpet but living and feeding on freshwater plants Ancylus fluviatilis , freshwater limpet , river limpet
any of various dull-colored South American birds that feeding on ants some following army ant swarms ant bird , antbird
small Australian marsupial having long snout and strong claws for feeding on termites; nearly extinct anteater , banded anteater , Myrmecobius fasciatus , numbat
toothless mammal of southern Africa and Asia having a body covered with horny scales and a long snout for feeding on ants and termites anteater , pangolin , scaly anteater
strain accidentally imported into Florida from the Middle East then spread to California where it is a very serious pest feeding on almost all vegetable crops and poinsettias Bemisia tabaci , poinsettia strain , superbug
dark Old World kite feeding chiefly on carrion black kite , Milvus migrans
vessel fitted with a flexible teat and filled with milk or formula; used as a substitute for breast feeding infants and very young children bottle , feeding bottle , nursing bottle
aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding branchiopod , branchiopodan , branchiopod crustacean
act of feeding by continual nibbling browse , browsing
long trough for feeding cattle bunk , feed bunk
feeding on meat carnivorous
typically having large ears and feeding primarily on insects; worldwide in distribution carnivorous bat , microbat
small beetle whose larvae are household pests feeding on woolen fabrics carpet beetle , carpet bug
feeding on fruit carpophagous , frugivorous
feeding on dung coprophagous
large Old World freshwater bottom-feeding fish introduced into Europe from Asia; inhabits ponds and sluggish streams and often raised for food; introduced into United States where it has become a pest Cyprinus carpio , domestic carp
feeding a baby or animal whenever it shows a need demand feeding
feeding on insects entomophagous , insectivorous
any New or Old World carnivorous bat erroneously thought to suck blood but in fact feeding on insects false vampire , false vampire bat
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