animallike
adjective see animal I

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  • animal — I. noun Etymology: Latin, from animale, neuter of animalis animate, from anima soul more at animate Date: 14th century 1. any of a kingdom (Animalia) of living things including many celled organisms and often many of the single celled ones (as… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • animated — animatedly, adv. /an euh may tid/, adj. 1. full of life, action, or spirit; lively; vigorous: an animated debate on the death penalty. 2. made or equipped to move or give the appearance of moving in an animallike fashion: animated puppets. 3.… …   Universalium

  • zooid — /zoh oyd/, Biol. n. 1. any organic body or cell capable of spontaneous movement and of an existence more or less apart from or independent of the parent organism. 2. any animal organism or individual capable of separate existence, and produced by …   Universalium

  • zooplankton — /zoh euh plangk teuhn/, n. the aggregate of animal or animallike organisms in plankton, as protozoans. Cf. phytoplankton. [1900 05; ZOO + PLANKTON] * * * Small floating or weakly swimming animals that drift with water currents and, with… …   Universalium

  • Phytomastigophorea — A class of the subphylum Mastigophora (flagellates) within the phylum Sarcomastigophora (flagellate and ameboid protozoans), consisting mostly of free living plantlike flagellates with or without chloroplasts, and usually with one or two flagella …   Medical dictionary

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