What is another word for carnivorous?

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[ kɑːnˈɪvəɹəs], [ kɑːnˈɪvəɹəs], [ k_ɑː_n_ˈɪ_v_ə_ɹ_ə_s]

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    The word "carnivorous" is derived from the Latin "carne" which means "meat" and "vorus" which means "eater." In the context of ecology, the term "carnivorous" is used to describe an organism that feeds principally on meat. Some of the more common carnivorous animals include lions, tigers, bears, and sharks.

    The digestive system of carnivores is very different than that of herbivores. Carnivores have a three-chamber stomach that separates the stomach from the small intestine and the large intestine.

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