nonrational belief in the existence of a fully knowable world outside the mind.
They mark an honest retreat into immediate experience and animal faith.
Egotism in German Philosophy George Santayana
- Animal farm
a political satire (1945) by George Orwell. Contemporary Examples The familiar names of his books 1984, Animal Farm, or Homage to Catalonia will not greet you in your journey through his days. Orwell’s Lies: His Diaries Reveal Problems with the Truth Jimmy So August 18, 2012 A long list of favorite books includes Animal Farm, […]
- Animal heat
heat produced in a living animal by any of various metabolic activities. Historical Examples The cells also from the very beginning are the organs that make the animal heat necessary for life. The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation Austin O’Malley animal heat is thus produced; and not only animal heat, but animal motion. Fragments […]
- Animal husbandry
the science of breeding, feeding, and tending domestic animals, especially farm animals. Contemporary Examples Maybe no one will be the “husband” (as in, animal husbandry) and no one the chattel. Were Christians Right About Gay Marriage All Along? Jay Michaelson May 26, 2014 Historical Examples And this fact, which is so well established that it […]
anilinism anilinism an·i·lin·ism (ān’ə-lə-nĭz’əm) or an·il·ism (ān’ə-lĭz’əm) n. Chronic aniline poisoning characterized by gastric and cardiac weakness, vertigo, muscular depression, intermittent pulse, and cyanosis.