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Definition of scavenger:

  1. A person whose employment is to clean the streets of a city, by scraping or sweeping, and carrying off the filth. The name is also applied to any animal which devours refuse, carrion, or anything injurious to health.


bushytail woodrat, hunter, prater, junk dealer, scrounger, babbler, chatterbox, pack rat, freeloader, scrounge, magpie, spouter, collector, chatterer, packrat, trade rat.

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