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raptorial

rap·to·ri·al

raptorial

pronunciation:
raep to ri l
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: preying upon other animals; predatory.
definition 2: adapted for seizing prey, as talons.
definition 3: of, pertaining to, or characteristic of birds of prey.
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The word raptorial contains the following part:
rap Latin root that means seize, carry off by force