meat-eating

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English-Estonian dictionary. 2013.

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  • meat-eating —    Meat eating was apparently well established for all classes and castes in very ancient India. The VEDAS show BRAHMINS and others eating beef as well as an assortment of other meats. With the rise of the notion of AHIMSA (nonharm), first… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • meat-eating — [adj] carnivorous cannibalistic, flesh eating, omophagous, predacious; concept 401 …   New thesaurus

  • meat eating — Synonyms and related words: cannibal, cannibalistic, carnivorous, commensal, dietetic, dining, eating, feeding, flesh eating, fruitarian, gastronomic, gluttonous, grain eating, graminivorous, granivorous, grass eating, herbivorous, insect eating …   Moby Thesaurus

  • meat-eating — adjective That eats meat; carnivorous …   Wiktionary

  • meat-eating — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. carnivorous, flesh eating, predacious, bloodthirsty. ANT.: herbivorous, vegetarian …   English dictionary for students

  • meat-eating — adjective (of animals) carnivorous • Syn: ↑flesh eating, ↑zoophagous • Similar to: ↑carnivorous • Topics: ↑animal, ↑animate being, ↑beast, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Meat — For other uses, see Meat (disambiguation). Varieties of meat Meat is animal flesh that is used as food.[1] Most often, this means the skeletal muscle and associated fat and other tissues, but …   Wikipedia

  • eating — Synonyms and related words: cannibal, cannibalistic, carnivorous, commensal, dietetic, dining, drinking, engorgement, engulfment, feeding, flesh eating, fruitarian, gastronomic, gluttonous, grain eating, graminivorous, granivorous, grass eating,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • MEAT — (Heb. בָּשָׂר, basar), the flesh of animals permitted for consumption. (For its meaning as human flesh and symbolic connotation, see flesh .) The Talmud points out (Sanh. 59b) that according to the biblical account the consumption of meat was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • meat — W3S2 [mi:t] n [: Old English; Origin: mete food ] 1.) [U and C] the flesh of animals and birds eaten as food ▪ I gave up eating meat a few months ago. ▪ raw meat ▪ a meat pie ▪ a selection of cold meats red meat (=a …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Meat is Murder (book) — Meat Is Murder: An Illustrated Guide To Cannibal Culture   Author(s) …   Wikipedia

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