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Flashcards in List 3 and 4 Deck (15):
1

string/strict

bind, draw tight

2

astringent

drawing tightly together

3

boa constrictor

snake that draws tight pray

4

constrict

draw together; bind

5

stricture

an adverse criticism; censure

6

stringent or strict

rigid, severe "binding tight"

7

restrict

keep with in limits, confine

8

unrestricted

not confined with in bounds, free, open to all

9

vor

eat greedily

10

carnivorous

flesh-eating

11

devour

eat greedily or seize upon and destroy

12

herbivorous

eats only plants

13

insectivorous

eats bugs

14

omnivorous

eats everything meat-plants

15

voracious

greedy in eating - eats too much past full