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carnivorous plant


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  • n. any of several unrelated plants modified to capture and digest animals, especially insects, which supply nitrogen that may otherwise be unavailable in their habitat

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. plants adapted to attract and capture and digest primarily insects but also other small animals


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