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omnivorous
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Moby Dick
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  • For like certain other omnivorous roving lovers that might be named, my Lord Whale has no taste for the nursery, however much for the bower; and so, being a great traveller, he leaves his anonymous babies all over the world; every baby an exotic.

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  • Most bear species are omnivorous, but individuals’ diets can range from almost exclusively herbivorous to almost exclusively carnivorous depending on what food sources are available locally and seasonally.
    paraphrased from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omnivore(retrieved 03/25/08)
  • It was certainly a shark, it had its distinctive shape, its malevolent stare, but this was a new species, omnivorous and blind.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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