English to Afrikaans Meaning :: scavenger

Scavenger :
aasdier
- aasdieraasdiere
 

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Noun(1) a chemical agent that is added to a chemical mixture to counteract the effects of impurities(2) someone who collects things that have been discarded by others(3) any animal that feeds on refuse and other decaying organic matter

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(1) HDL, or ÔÇÿgood cholesterolÔÇÖ acts like a scavenger in the blood looking for harmful cholesterol.(2) Our study has shown that CDA-II was a good scavenger of hydroxyl radical, and it inhibited lipid peroxidation in brain homogenates.(3) 4-aminosalicylic acid is not an effective free radical scavenger(4) Primarily a carnivore the wolverine captures most of its prey, though it is also an extensive scavenger , eating quantities of carrion.(5) In this picture, an Indonesian scavenger takes a break from collecting plastic from garbage clogging a Jakarta canal.(6) Each scavenger could collect about 14 kilograms of plastic waste per day.(7) He is a scavenger who collects waste paper.(8) a reputation as a scavenger of discarded odds and ends(9) This lizard is a fierce predator and scavenger , and is thought to have caused human fatalities.(10) Experts on the red kite - a spectacular bird with a wingspan of up to 6ft - say it is essentially a scavenger which feeds on carrion rather than attacking sheep or game birds.(11) The saltwater crocodile is carnivorous and a scavenger .(12) Before the stallholders could even open the boot, scavengers were on the back seat searching for tarnished gold.(13) Telephone and electric lines drooped in useless loops from poles and then disappeared entirely where scavengers had picked them clean.(14) The word dogs is a strong insult in the Mediterranean world since dogs are generally regarded as scavengers .(15) Only scavengers came regularly to collect discarded plastic and steel.(16) The buzz of flies permeated the air and the scavengers of meat fed on the dead.
Related Words
(1) scavenger hunt ::
skattejag
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4. freegan ::
freegan
5. ragpicker ::
voddenraper
6. mudlark ::
straat seun
Different Forms
scavenger, scavengers
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