Sentence Examples with the word scavenger

Vultures are represented by only one species, the turkey buzzard, which is the universal scavenger of the fields, and until recent years even of the cities, and has always been protected by custom and the Laws of the Indies.

Closely on the advance of this .army of phagocytes or scavenger cells follows the third line of defenders, the connective tissue cells or fibroblasts.

It was like a high school scavenger hunt, absent the babes and fun.

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The best known vulture is the common urubu (Cathartes foetens, Illig), which is the universal scavenger of the tropics.