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Synonyms for anthropophagus

a person who eats human flesh

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anthropophagus, and none that is complete, so it's impossible to determine its precise relationship to modern Nile crocodiles or when the man-eaters went extinct.
In a fundamental way, the "humble" propopsal is no stranger to the traditional prejudices targeted at the "savage" Irish, anthropophagus in intention and in deeds, formerly and presently, or rather potentially, cannibals, probable descendants, as it was once thought, of the ancient Scythes and "Scoti," who drank with equal eagerness the blood of their horses and their enemies.
26 Exclamation to an anthropophagus that a Mexican snack promotes middle-aged spread Xx, xxxxxxxx, xxxx xx xxxxx
You could have stepped over their threshold before the flood of dawns, over whelmed by fragrant elans, to flood yourself along with the lakes from the walls, to jump with the snowballs lost in the eyes of the anthropophagus bushes, to utter once more--for the last time--that word which hangs on the transparent icon of your restless neck: "rust.
anthropophagus Xu and Feng), (15,17) also occurs in South Korea, (14) Japan, (12) Hong Kong, (18) and the Philippines.