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predatory

  

      adj  
1      (Zoology)      another word for       predacious       1  
2    of, involving, or characterized by plundering, robbing, etc.  
     (C16: from Latin praedatorius rapacious, from praedari to pillage, from praeda booty)  
  predatorily      adv  
  predatoriness      n  


predatory pricing  
      n     (Commerce)   offering goods or services at such a low price that competitors are forced out of the market  
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predatory

  
1    carnivorous, hunting, predacious, rapacious, raptorial, ravening  
2    despoiling, greedy, marauding, pillaging, plundering, rapacious, ravaging, thieving, voracious, vulturine, vulturous  

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