In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(animal) depredador masculine(animal) predador masculine(person) (with masculine article in the singular) ave de presa feminine(person) (with masculine article in the singular) ave de rapiña feminine
- This is thought to be an adaptation to deter mammalian and reptilian predators.
- In my mind, if what I have read and what I have heard on air, as you've pointed out, is correct, he is simply a sexual predator.
- On the mainland they fall prey to both mammalian and avian predators.
- This may have made it the most easily accessible prey for predators in the nekton, such as fishes.
- Pauses may allow animals to increase detection both of predators and prey.
- They are also preyed upon by mammalian predators such as cats, and by snakes such as boas and anacondas.
- If only they were cleverer sexual predators, they might have easily got away with it!
- Foxes as predators prey on lambs and chickens and kill native small marsupials and rodents.
- North American river otters are important predators of fish and aquatic invertebrates.
- If a pack of carnivorous mammals were to chase a lone prey animal into the tar pits, both predators and prey would become trapped.
- So what should be done about keeping sexual predators from striking again?
- This shielding along with the cryptic coloration of the predator prevents the prey from becoming alarmed.
- It's the reality that I had to face 20 years ago that there were sexual predators and child molesters out there.
- Superb predators, these animals surpass all other lizards in intelligence.
- Mammalian predators such as raccoons readily prey on frogs with seemingly no ill effects.
- Common predators of house sparrows include cats and other mammalian predators, birds of prey, and owls.
- The major groups of drilling marine predators include octopods and gastropods.
- Because of their offensive odor, skunks are rarely preyed on by mammalian predators.
- The two early mammal species were probably predators, not scavengers, say the scientists.
- These portray a male or female figure with prey animals or predators.
- The fact is, we don't have good evidence yet what the dinosaur predator / prey ratios were like.
- Without such help, sexual predators are doomed to repeat their crimes.
- Bluntnose minnows serve an important role as prey for larger animals and as a predator on insect larvae.
- I also used domestic chicks with prior experience of both prey types as predators.
- Women in those situations are particularly vulnerable to a predator and a manipulator like Ben.
- Psychologists have built up a detailed picture of how sexual predators operate on their child victims.
- American paddlefish are predators of zooplankton and prey to other fishes, birds, and humans.
- We all have children and want them to be safe from these sexual predators.
- He said young people needed to be protected from sexual predators.
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