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  • Als Tiere werden Lebewesen mit Zellkern (Eukaryoten) angesehen, die ihre Stoffwechselenergie nicht wie Pflanzen aus Sonnenlicht beziehen, Sauerstoff zur Atmung benötigen, aber keine Pilze sind.
  • Schätzungsweise entfallen von der Gesamtmasse aller Lebewesen auf der Erde (1,8·1015 kg) etwa 2 ‰ (3,5·1012 kg) auf die Tiere.
  • „Tiere“ sind in der biologischen Systematik keine phylogenetische Einheit. Meistens wird in der Taxonomie mit dem „Reich der Tiere“ die Gruppe der vielzelligen Tiere (Metazoa) bezeichnet.
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    Definition of animal in English Dictionary

  • SubstantivPLanimals
    1. In scientific usage, a multicellular organism that is usually mobile, whose cells are not encased in a rigid cell wall (distinguishing it from plants and fungi) and which derives energy solely from the consumption of other organisms (distinguishing it from plants).
      1. A cat is an animal, not a plant. Humans are also animals, under the scientific definition, as we are not plants. ‎
    2. In non-scientific usage, any member of the kingdom Animalia other than a human being.
      1. In non-scientific usage, any land-living vertebrate (i.e. not birds, fishes, insects etc.).
        1. Ancient nomads, wishing to ward off the evening chill and enjoy a meal around a campfire, had to collect wood and then spend time and effort coaxing the heat of friction out from between sticks to kindle a flame. With more settled people, animals were harnessed to capstans or caged in treadmills to turn grist into meal.
      2. (figuratively) A person who behaves wildly; a bestial, brutal, brutish, cruel, or inhuman person.
        1. My students are animals. ‎
      3. INF A person of a particular type.
        1. a political animal
    3. Adjektiv
      1. Of or relating to animals.
        1. animal instincts
      2. Raw, base, unhindered by social codes.
        1. animal passions
      3. Pertaining to the spirit or soul; relating to sensation or innervation.
        1. SLA (Ireland) Excellent.
        2. Mehr Beispiele
          1. Wird in der Mitte des Satzes verwendet
            • The first animals made were men. Some, acting low-mindedly, were turned into women; and so on, all the way down the full array of species to the lowest life.
            • Wild animals abound wherever man does not stake his claim.
            • By the superficial observer moss animals or bryozoans (Bryozoa) are easily confused with the sponges, although bryozoans differ remarkably from the latter creatures of a far more complex organisation.
          2. Zu Beginn des Satzes verwendet
            • Animals were acclimated for 7 days and then randomly assigned to a control AIN-93M (10% kcals from fat) or a HF (45% kcals from fat; Harlan Teklad, TD.06415) diet for 24 wk.
            • Animals were staged according to accepted criteria and only adults (range of carapace width: 8–9 cm) in intermolt stage were used in the present study.
            • Animals were sacrificed on day 21 under deep anesthetisation with chloral hydrate.
          3. In der Endung des Satzes verwendet
            • If we unbridle our greed and lust we will be nothing but animals.
            • We describe here a novel approach to infectiology for salmonid fish where blood samples are collected repeatedly in a small group of PIT-tagged animals.
            • Some essence of dogitude shines through all the caprices of taste and breeding that humans have applied to the animal.
        • Wortart Hierarchie
          1. Adjektive
            • Unver Adjektive
            • Substantive
              • Zählbare Nomen
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            5. en animalic
            Source: Wiktionary

            Meaning of animal for the defined word.

            Grammatisch, dieses wort "animal" ist ein adjektive, genauer gesagt, ein unver adjektive. Es ist auch ein substantive, genauer gesagt, ein zählbare nomen.
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