Definitions for obligate carnivore
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word obligate carnivore
An animal that necessarily subsists on a diet consisting mainly of meat, because it does not possess the physiology to digest vegetable matter. Such animals may consume other materials (vegetable or mineral) for non-nutritional purposes.
Find a translation for the obligate carnivore definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these obligate carnivore definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"obligate carnivore." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 17 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/obligate carnivore>.