cannibalistic

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can·ni·bal

 (kăn′ə-bəl)
n.
1. A person who eats the flesh of other humans.
2. An animal that feeds on others of its own kind.

[From Spanish Caníbalis, name (as recorded by Christopher Columbus) of the allegedly cannibalistic Caribs of Cuba and Haiti, from earlier Carib karibna, person, Carib.]

can′ni·bal·ism n.
can′ni·bal·is′tic adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cannibalistic - characteristic of cannibals or exhibiting cannibalism; "cannibalistic behavior"
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Translations
آكِلُ لَحْم البَشَر
lidojedský
kannibalskmenneskeædende
mannætu-
kanibalský
yamyamca

cannibalistic

[ˌkænɪbəˈlɪstɪk] ADJcanibalesco
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cannibalistic

adjkannibalisch; people alsoMenschen fressend
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cannibalistic

[ˌkænɪbəˈlɪstɪk] adjcannibalesco/a
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cannibal

(ˈkӕnibəl) noun
1. a person who eats human flesh.
2. an animal etc which eats others of its own species.
ˈcannibalism noun
ˌcannibaˈlistic adjective
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