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Scavenger

Scav´en`ger
n.1.A person whose employment is to clean the streets of a city, by scraping or sweeping, and carrying off the filth. The name is also applied to any animal which devours refuse, carrion, or anything injurious to health.
Scavenger beetle
(Zool.) any beetle which feeds on decaying substances, as the carrion beetle.
Scavenger crab
(Zool.) any crab which feeds on dead animals, as the spider crab.
Scavenger's daughter
an instrument of torture invented by Sir W. Skevington, which so compressed the body as to force the blood to flow from the nostrils, and sometimes from the hands and feet.
- Am. Cyc.
Noun1.scavenger - a chemical agent that is added to a chemical mixture to counteract the effects of impurities
2.Scavengerscavenger - someone who collects things that have been discarded by others
Synonyms: pack rat, magpie
3.scavenger - any animal that feeds on refuse and other decaying organic matter
amphibian, aquatic, biped, canine, cannibal, carnivore, chimney sweep, cleanser, cosmopolite, crossing sweeper, feline, flue cleaner, gnawer, herbivore, insectivore, invertebrate, mammal, mammalian, marsupial, marsupialian, omnivore, primate, quadruped, reptile, rodent, ruminant, street sweeper, sweep, sweeper, ungulate, varmint, vermin, vertebrate, whitewing
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