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For example, vervet monkeys learn to use a certain call in the presence of circling eagles, who prey on the monkeys.
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tatoeba
adverb
  1. for example; e.g.
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
wa
noun
  1. ring; circle; loop
  2. hoop
  3. wheel
  4. circle (e.g. of friends)
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
egaku
kaku
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to draw; to paint; to sketch; to depict; to describe
bu
noun
  1. (something) despised; (something) made light of
bu
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. department (in an organization); division; bureau
  2. club
  3. part; component; element
  4. category
  5. counter for copies of a newspaper or magazine
bu
noun
  1. one-tenth; one percent (one-tenth of a wari); 3 mm (one-tenth of a sun); 2.4 mm (one-tenth of a mon, a traditional unit used to measure shoe sizes); 0.375 grams (one-tenth of a monme); 0.1 degree (one-tenth of a do, used to measure body temperature on any temperature scale)
  2. one-quarter of a ryou (obsolete unit of currency)
  3. thickness
  4. advantageous circumstances
bu
noun
  1. the art of war; martial arts; military arts
  2. military force; the sword
  3. valor; bravery
  4. military officer; military man
bu
noun
  1. unit of land measurement; 3.95 square yards; 3.31 square metres (meters)
bu
bu
prefix
  1. un-; non-
  2. bad ...; poor ...
shi
noun
  1. ti; si; 7th note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
  3. (after the -te form of a verb) verb indicating continuing action or state (i.e. to be ..ing, to have been ..ing)
to
particle, conjunction
  1. if; when
  2. and
  3. with
  4. particle used for quoting (with speech, thoughts, etc.)
  5. promoted pawn (shogi)
arushu
no adjective
  1. certain; some kind of; some sort of; of sorts
no
particle
  1. possessive (used on tombs, etc.)
yobikake
noun
  1. call; appeal
yobikakeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to call out to; to accost; to address (crowd); to appeal
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
mochiiru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to use; to make use of; to utilize
youninaru
expression
  1. to reach the point that; to come to be that
shi
noun
  1. ti; si; 7th note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
ha
noun
  1. large fan-shaped object held by an attendant and used to conceal the face of a noble, etc.
ha
noun
  1. edge (of a knife or sword)
ha
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. clique; faction; school
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
ha
interjection
  1. yes; indeed; well
  2. ha!
  3. what?; huh?
  4. sigh
ha
noun
  1. (in gagaku or noh) middle section of a song
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
hoshoku
noun, suru verb
  1. predation; eating prey; preying upon
suru
suru verb (irregular)
  1. to do
  2. to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  3. to serve as; to act as; to work as
  4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  5. to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as
  6. to decide on; to choose
  7. to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.)
  8. to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  9. to be worth; to cost
  10. to pass (of time); to elapse
  11. verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")
  12. creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go")
  13. to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to
noda
expression
  1. the expectation is that ...; the reason is that ...; the fact is that ...; it is that ...

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