Animal and Living thing

Animal

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Animal noun – One of the lower animals as distinguished from human beings.
Living thing is a synonym for animal in nature topic. In some cases you can use "Living thing" instead a noun "Animal", when it comes to topics like creature, mammal. popular alternative
Nearby Words: animate, animation, animalism
Synonyms for Animal

Living thing

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Living thing noun – A living (or once living) entity.
Animal is a synonym for living thing in nature topic. You can use "Animal" instead a noun phrase "Living thing", if it concerns topics such as being, animate object. popular alternative
Synonyms for Living thing

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  • Death World Life could only survive by cooperating temporarily during crises, so every single living thing (plant, animal, microbe...) is psychic.
    Source: Death World
  • Literature / Deathworld Genius Loci: In the novel Deathworld, the planet Pyrrus has very harsh environmental characteristics; life could only survive by cooperating temporarily during crises, so every single living thing (plant, animal, microbe...) is psychic and part of a planet-wide group mind.
  • Animation / The Little Mole They usually consist of the Little Mole helping another animal or even a non-living thing, or exploring an unusual place (for a mole), like the inside of a car.
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