Definitions for vulturineˈvʌl tʃəˌraɪn, -tʃər ɪn; -tʃər əs

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. predatory, rapacious, raptorial, ravening, vulturine, vulturous(adj)

    living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey

    "a predatory bird"; "the rapacious wolf"; "raptorial birds"; "ravening wolves"; "a vulturine taste for offal"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. vulturine(Adjective)

    Pertaining to vultures.

  2. vulturine(Adjective)

    Predaceous.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Vulturine(adj)

    of or pertaining to a vulture; resembling a vulture in qualities or looks; as, the vulturine sea eagle (Gypohierax Angolensis); vulturine rapacity

  2. Origin: [L. vulturinus.]

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