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prior
1.Coming earlier in time
2.Coming before in order of appearance
astute
Wise in a clever or practical way
slaughter
v. 1.To kill in order to obtain meat
2.To kill people or animals in large numbers or in a cruel way
n. 1.The killing of an animal for food
2.The act of killing on a large scale or in a cruel way
figment
Something that is made up in the mind but that has no connection with reality
plumage
A bird's feathers
delicacy
1.A choice item of food
2.Great consideration for the feelings of others
scavenge
To search or pick over, looking for something usable.
SCAVENGER 1.Someone who scavenges 2.An animal that feeds on dead or decaying matter
vulnerable
Open to attack; easily injured physically or emotionally
derogatory
Expressing a low opinion; intended to hurt the reputation of a person or thing
devour
1.To eat up hungrily
2.To take in eagerly with the eyes or ears
authentic
Genuine; true
AUTHENTICITY The condition of being genuine
AUTHENTICATE To prove that something is genuine
mythical
Imaginary; not real
solitude
The condition of being alone or at some distance from people
ungainly
Moving in a clumsy or awkward way
predatory
1.Living by killing and eating other animals
2.Living by robbing or stealing fom others
PREDATOR 1.A creature that lives by killing 2.A person who lives by robbing