- aaseter, aasdier
- any animal that feeds on refuse and other decaying organic matter
- a chemical agent that is added to a chemical mixture to counteract the effects of impurities
- I'm organizing a scavenger hunt for my son's thirteenth birthday party.
- Scavenging is both a carnivorous and herbivorous feeding behavior in which the scavenger feeds on dead and decaying organic matter present in its habitat.