(redirected from preyed)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to preyed: preyed upon, fell prey
References in periodicals archive ?
Although both owl species preyed heavily on juveniles of Apodemus draco, Japanese scops owls consumed more juveniles than Ural owls.
Because we did not evaluate abundance of prey in the field, we could not assess whether Harris' hawks preyed on animals in an opportunistic manner, or if they selected them.
Tigers preyed upon a minimum of eight, five and 16 species during McDougal, Sunquist and our study, respectively.
gabrillae preyed upon by the nemertean in each dish was recorded at about 0800 every day, and prey items were replaced to starting conditions.