antipredator

adjective an·ti·pred·a·tor \ ˌan-tē-ˈpre-də-tər , -ˌtȯr , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly antipredatory play \ˌan-tē-ˈpre-də-ˌtȯr-ē, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of antipredator

:protecting against predation :avoiding, warding off, or hindering predators
  • primate antipredator behavior
  • antipredator adaptations

First Known Use of antipredator

1937


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