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(ˌæn əˈmeɪ li ə, -ˈmeɪl yə)

n. (used with a pl. v.)
the taxonomic kingdom comprising all animals.
[< New Latin, Latin: pl. of animal]


the realm of animals; the animal kingdom.
See also: Animals
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Noun1.Animalia - taxonomic kingdom comprising all living or extinct animals
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
animal order - the order of animals
Chordata, phylum Chordata - comprises true vertebrates and animals having a notochord
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Arthropoda, phylum Arthropoda - jointed-foot invertebrates: arachnids; crustaceans; insects; millipedes; centipedes
Parazoa, subkingdom Parazoa - multicellular organisms having less-specialized cells than in the Metazoa; comprises the single phylum Porifera
coelenterate family - a family of coelenterates
coelenterate genus - a genus of coelenterates
Metazoa, subkingdom Metazoa - multicellular animals having cells differentiated into tissues and organs and usually a digestive cavity and nervous system
ctenophore family - a family of ctenophores
ctenophore genus - a genus of ctenophores
Ctenophora, phylum Ctenophora - comb jellies; sea acorns; a small phylum formerly considered a class of Coelenterata
worm family - a family of worms
worm genus - a genus of worms
Acanthocephala, phylum Acanthocephala - phylum or class of elongated wormlike parasites that live in the intestines of vertebrates: spiny-headed worms
Chaetognatha, phylum Chaetognatha - arrowworms: a group of small active transparent marine worms
phylum Rotifera, Rotifera - a phylum including: rotifers
Aschelminthes, Nematoda, phylum Aschelminthes, phylum Nematoda - unsegmented worms: roundworms; threadworms; eelworms
Annelida, phylum Annelida - segmented worms: earthworms; lugworms; leeches
mollusk family - a family of mollusks
mollusk genus - a genus of mollusks
Mollusca, phylum Mollusca - gastropods; bivalves; cephalopods; chitons
Phoronida, Phoronidea, phylum Phoronida - small phylum of wormlike marine animals
Bryozoa, phylum Bryozoa, polyzoa - marine or freshwater animals that form colonies of zooids
Cycliophora, phylum Cycliophora - tiny marine organisms each the size of a period found in great numbers on lobsters' lips; identified tentatively in 1995 as a new phylum or as possible link between Entoprocta and Ectoprocta
Brachiopoda, phylum Brachiopoda - marine invertebrates that resemble mollusks
phylum Sipuncula, Sipuncula - peanut worms
echinoderm family - a family of echinoderms
echinoderm genus - a genus of echinoderms
Echinodermata, phylum Echinodermata - radially symmetrical marine invertebrates including e.g. starfish and sea urchins and sea cucumbers
kingdom - the highest taxonomic group into which organisms are grouped; one of five biological categories: Monera or Protoctista or Plantae or Fungi or Animalia
References in classic literature ?
Hi non sunt homines; sunt animalia qui nos habemus--vivisected.
This is called Chamaelonidae from the Animalia kingdom, phylum Chordata and class Reptilia," he said, showing off his mastery of biological terminology.
We assume that while were shivering through single-digit temperatures, gaining a better appreciation of what it truly means to be Inuit, most of the rest of kingdom Animalia is similarly struggling.
Among the topics covered are: wild animals in the cities, Calgary Stampede horses, counting chickadees, an exhibition Kaleidoscopic Animalia, Calgary's Biodiversity Strategic Plan, and wild bird woodcuts.
In 2013, I did a crowdfunding campaign with The Spark Project for my Animalia Filipina Collection, where I raised almost P100,000,' she says.
Plovdivski Universitet "Paisij Khilen-darski" Nauchni Trudove Biologiya Animalia 37: 29-33.
TALES OF ANIMALIA This was the home of the fairy queen, and a beautiful place full of woodland trails and walkabout woodland characters in stunning costumes telling tales and singing.
O jogo das imagens e a preocupacao experimentalista podem ser vistas a luz materialista, como propoe o critico, na medida em que a diferenca aparece: Pobre animalia apresenta a coexistencia entre, de um lado, o bonde, o motorneiro e os trilhos; de outro, o cavalo, a carroca e o carroceiro.