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Omnivorous

omnivorous

All-devouring; eating everything indiscriminately; as, omnivorous vanity; especially.

(Science: zoology) eating both animal and vegetable food. Omnivorousness.

Origin: L. Omnivorus; omnis all _ vorate to eat greedily. See Voracious.


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Human Beings Resistance Power.

... Total Number of Human Beings Insulators Class Samples collected would be in the form of Body Weight, Blood, Urine, Sputum. Similar to Carnivorous, Omnivorous, Amphibians, Herbivorous, Mammals Class do you feel this is a New Class ? "Human Beings Insulators". Discussion Forum Link ---------------------------------- ...

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by prashantakerkar
Sat Oct 15, 2011 7:25 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Beings Resistance Power.
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Re-Evolution ?

It could be possible that something bit different would emerge: dogs are nowadays much better suited for omnivorous diets and thus the pressure to start hunting like wolves might be smaller. Also, small dog breeds like terriers might be succesful in hunting small prey like ...

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by biohazard
Wed Apr 14, 2010 8:37 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Re-Evolution ?
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Evolution help!!! please

... effects eating habits... Ramadon(or however it's spelt), eating coshier(however it's spelt), or even becoming a vegan and going against mankind's omnivorous traits. Hope that helped.

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by Shreddedwheat91
Wed Feb 24, 2010 4:55 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution help!!! please
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Re: dog and wolf

... cow (one mammal) than a piece of another mammal. That processing occurs in part in the intestine. Dogs are evolving in the direction of being more omnivorous, because we are, and dogs that can better digest the table scraps we feed them have an obvious survival advantage. 2.) Domesti dogs and humans ...

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by EdLincoln
Mon Mar 16, 2009 11:51 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: dog and wolf
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"Twenty questions"-biology game

no, omnivorous

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by woolleyy
Sat Nov 24, 2007 9:55 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Twenty questions"-biology game
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