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animalism


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Animalism  \An"i*mal*ism\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  animalisme.] 
  The  state,  activity,  or  enjoyment  of  animals;  mere  animal 
  life  without  intellectual  or  moral  qualities;  sensuality. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  animalism 
  n  1:  the  doctrine  that  human  beings  are  purely  animal  in  nature 
  and  lacking  a  spiritual  nature 
  2:  preoccupation  with  satisfaction  of  physical  drives  and 
  appetites  [syn:  {physicality}] 




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