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Definition of cannibalistic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    cannibalistic

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌkænɪbəˈlɪstɪk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌkænɪbəˈlɪstɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1(of people) engaging in the practice of eating human flesh cannibalistic tribes
  2. 2(of animals) likely to eat other animals of the same type The female has cannibalistic tendencies.