Definition of predacean in English:

predacean

noun

rare
  • A predacious animal; a predator.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Kirby (1759–1850), entomologist and naturalist. From predaceous, variant of predacious + -an, after crustacean, etc.

Pronunciation

predacean

/prɛˈdeɪʃn/