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carnivorous
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Gulliver's Travels
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  • They observed by my teeth, which they viewed with great exactness, that I was a carnivorous animal; yet most quadrupeds being an overmatch for me, and field mice, with some others, too nimble, they could not imagine how I should be able to support myself, unless I fed upon snails and other insects, which they offered, by many learned arguments, to evince that I could not possibly do.

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  • Carnivorous plants are capable of trapping and digesting insects.
  • the lion and other carnivorous animals

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