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(Encyclopedia) Anim ā´nĭm [key], in the Bible, town of ancient Palestine, SW of Hebron.


(Encyclopedia) animal, any member of the animal kingdom (kingdom Animalia), as distinguished from organisms of the plant kingdom (kingdom Plantae) and the kingdoms Fungi , Protista , and ...


(Encyclopedia) animism, belief in personalized, supernatural beings (or souls) that often inhabit ordinary animals and objects, governing their existence. British anthropologist Sir Edward Burnett Tylor ...

Rescue Breathing

Rescue Breathing1. With head tilted back, pinch nose shut.2. ADULT: Give 1 slow breath about every 5 seconds.CHILD/INFANT: Give 1 slow puff about every 3 seconds.

moss animal

(Encyclopedia) moss animal, common name applied to members of the phylum Ectoprocta .

animated cartoon

(Encyclopedia) animated cartoon: see Nontheatrical Film under motion pictures .

animal husbandry

(Encyclopedia) animal husbandry, aspect of agriculture concerned with the care and breeding of domestic animals such as cattle, goats, sheep, hogs, and horses. Domestication of wild animal speci...

migration of animals

(Encyclopedia) migration of animals, movements of animals in large numbers from one place to another. In modern usage the term is usually restricted to regular, periodic movements of populations away from and...

The Animal

Director:Luke GreenfieldWriters:Tom Brady and Rob SchneiderColumbia Pictures; PG-13; 83 minutesRelease:6/01Cast:Rob Schneider, Colleen Haskell, John McGinley Given the chance, a good friend of…