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Amphibians

noun

Amphibians are animals that are cold-blooded which can live on land or in water and who breathes.





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Capable

Adjective

Having the power and ability, efficient.

Critically

Adverb

Inclined to find fault or judge with severity, often to readily.





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Endangered

Adjective

Threatened with a danger.


Extinct

Adjective

No longer in existence; that has ended or died out.






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Flexible

Adjective

Adaptable; being able to bend.









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Potentially

Adverb

Possibly but not yet actually.



Predators

Noun

Any organism that exists by preying upon other organisms.



Prey

Noun

An animal hunted or seized for food, especially by a carnivorous animal.





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rear (rearing)

Verb

1. To take care of and support up to maturity

2. To breed and raise (livestock).





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Scavengers

Noun

An animal or other organism that feeds on dead organic matter

Species

Noun

A class of individuals having some common characteristics or qualities; distinct sort or kind.




Subspecies

Noun

A subdivision of a species, especially a geographical or ecological subdivision.







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