ambush | amongst | antidote | beetle | burrow | camouflage |
carnivorous | chameleon | cockroach | danger | defend | dormant |
guard | gills | grooved | hatch | larvae | mammals | maturity |
medusa | motionless | nostril | organs | polyp | poison | powerful |
predator | prey | proportion | species | spur | strand | surroundings |
survive | tentacles | toxic | Tropic of Capricorn |
veil| venom| warty
ambush--a trap in which something hides until time to attack by surprise.
amongst- around you.
antidote- a cure for poison.
beetle-a group of insects with four wings the outer pair covers the other when folded.
burrow- a hole in the ground made by an animal for shelter or protection.
carnivorous-feeding on animal flesh.
chameleon-a lizard that can vary the color of its skin.
cockroach-a troublesome insect found in houses and active chiefly at night.
danger-the state of not being protected from injury harm or evil.
defend-to protects from danger or attack.
dormant- not active
guard- to protect from danger.
gill- an organ for taking oxygen from water.
grooved-to form a narrow channel made in a surface.
hatch- to produce from eggs.
larvae-an early form of an insect.
mammals-a warm blooded animal that feeds it’s young with milk and has a backbone, two pairs of limbs, and more or less complete covering of hair.
motionless-not moving ; still
nostril-either of the outer openings of the nose through which one breathes.
organs-a part of a person, plant, or animal that is specialized to do a particular task.
polyp-a small sea animal having a tube like body closed and attach to something at on end and opening at the other with a mouth surrounding by tentacles.
poison-a substance that by it’s chemical action can injure or kill a living thing
powerful-full of power.
predator-an animal that lives by killing and eating other animals
prey-what a hunter chases.
proportion-the number of one thing.
species-any particular kind of living thing.
spur-a stiff sharp pointed part.
strand-something longer twisted like a rope.
surroundings-everything around it
survive-to remain alive: continue to exist.
tentacles-long thin flexible structures that stick out about the head or the mouth of an animal and are especially for feeling or grasping.
toxic-of relating to,or caused by poison.
Tropic Of Capricorn-the parallel of latitude that is 23 ½ degrees south of the equator and is the southern most latitude reached by the overhead sun
vegetation- plant life or cover.
veil- a covering.
venom- poison produced by an animal
warty-covered as if with warts.