Omnivorous

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  • feeding on both plants and animals

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Omnivorous Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


'Omnivores are animals that eat plants and animals. For example, bears are omnivores, they eat plants, berries, fish and hunt smaller animals. Other sentences are:A herbivore and carnivore don't eat both, they only eat plants OR meat '



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  • Vegetarians who eat fish could be greatly reducing their risk of colon cancer
    (CNN) — Dropping red meat, and sticking to a plant-based diet that incorporates fish may be the key to preventing colorectal (colon and rectum) cancers, according to a seven-year study published Monday. Pescetarians, as they are commonly referred, had a 43% lower chance of getting the cancer compared to people with omnivorous diets. Why focus […] Read more on this news related to 'Omnivorous'
  • From Russia with angst
    Vladimir Putin's Russia -- brutal, carnivorous, delusional, but monstrously well-evolved for crushing both spirits and lives large and small -- is taken to task in this excoriating portrait of the state's omnivorous hunger for control in a far-flung northern fishing community on the Barents Sea. Read more on this news related to 'Omnivorous'

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