from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A fish or other animal that feeds on the bottom of a body of water.
- noun One that feeds low on the food chain; a scavenger.
- noun An opportunist who profits from the misfortunes of others.
- noun A low or despicable person.
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- noun A fish or other aquatic creature who
feedsoff the bottomof their habitat; a flatfish
- noun By extension A person who dwells amidst or thrives off of the unwholesome things in a society
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- noun an opportunist who profits from the misfortunes of others
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