carnivore-n; 3 Senses

Sense Number 1: any flesh-eating organism

Commentary: CARNIVORE[+entity][+organism][+flesh_eating]
NOTE: not restricted to mammals of the Carnivora order

T-rex was the largest carnivore among the dinosaurs.
This plant is considered a carnivore because it traps insects in its flower and digests them.
This snake is a carnivore and will only eat live animals such as field mice.
John described himself as a carnivore who doesn't like 'planty' foods.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 2: mammals which are members of the zoological order Carnivora

Commentary: CARNIVORE[+entity][+organism][+flesh_eating][+mammal][+member][+order][+zoological][+Carnivora]

The wolf and the lion are both classified as carnivores.
Carnivores are responsible for the recent predation on the local deer population.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 3: none of the above

Commentary: Automatically generated NOTA sense (bbn)