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Raven

Rav´en   Pronunciation: răv´'nd
n.1.(Zool.) A large black passerine bird (Corvus corax), similar to the crow, but larger, and has a harsh, loud call. It is native of the northern parts of Europe, Asia and America, and is noted for its sagacity.
Sea raven
(Zool.) the cormorant.
a.1.Of the color of the raven; jet black; as, raven curls; raven darkness.
n.1.Rapine; rapacity.
2.Prey; plunder; food obtained by violence.
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Ravened (răv"'nd); p. pr. & vb. n. Ravening.]
1.To obtain or seize by violence.
2.To devour with great eagerness.
v. i.1.To prey with rapacity; to be greedy; to show rapacity.
Benjamin shall raven as a wolf.
- Gen. xlix. 27.
Noun1.Ravenraven - large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail
Synonyms: Corvus corax
Verb1.raven - obtain or seize by violence
2.raven - prey on or hunt for; "These mammals predate certain eggs"
Synonyms: prey, predate
3.raven - eat greedily; "he devoured three sandwiches"
Synonyms: guttle, pig, devour
4.raven - feed greedily; "The lions ravened the bodies"
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