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RAP

"to snatch"
"greedy, devouring"

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Rapacious

adj. Seizing everything, greedy

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Rapt

adj. Giving total attention to; captivated

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Surreptitious

adj. Hidden or secret; done without notice

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CEP

"seize, take"

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Perceptible

adj. Able to be noticed or felt

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Susceptible

adj. Able to be influenced

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Precept

n. An idea important to a system of beliefs

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VOR

"to eat"

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Voracious

adj. Devouring everything

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Omnivorous

adj. Feeding on both animals and plants

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Herbivorous

adj. Eating only plants

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CAD/CAS

"to fall"

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Decadent

adj. Overly luxurious and lacking moral discipline; excessive

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Cadence

n. rhythmic rise and fall

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Causality

n. Someone or something injured, killed or eliminated