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used in Oryx and Crake

2 uses
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of animals:  living by hunting and eating other animals

of people or organizations:  given to victimizing others
  • The rakunks and pigoons imagine large predators.
    p. 155.0
  • If things had gone as Crake wanted, there would be no more such killing — no more human predation — but he'd reckoned without Snowman and his beastly appetites.
    p. 101.3

There are no more uses of "predatory" in Oryx and Crake.

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