heat produced in a living animal by any of various metabolic activities.
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 of science, V. 1-2 John Tyndall
Age is another influence that modifies the generation of animal heat.
A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition) Calvin Cutter
The animal heat from the bees renders it perfectly comfortable.
Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained M. Quinby
If animal heat is produced by combustion, why does not the human body burn up like a coal or candle?
A Guide to the Scientific Knowledge of Things Familiar Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
These, and the animal heat of the inmates, made the hut intensely warm.
North-Pole Voyages Zachariah Atwell Mudge
As animal heat depends upon respired oxygen, it will vary according to the respiratory apparatus of the animal.
The World’s Greatest Books – Volume 15 – Science Various
Whenever there is free, full circulation of blood, there is animal heat.
The American Reformed Cattle Doctor George Dadd
If any animal heat is left in the bodies, they will spoil very quickly.
Ducks and Geese Harry M. Lamon
There were many other men already there, which was good; the animal heat of their bodies made the interior warmer.
Tramping on Life Harry Kemp
- 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 […]
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- Animal kingdom
the animals of the world collectively. Contemporary Examples One sign that depression is an adaptive behavioral response is its widespread presence in the animal kingdom. How Depression Could Save Your Life Nick Romeo March 3, 2014 The tiger is one of the most fearsome predators of the animal kingdom. Viral Video of the Day: International […]
- Animal liberation front
noun (in Britain) an animal-rights movement often using direct action ALF
- Animal magnetism
the power to attract others through one’s physical presence, bearing, energy, etc. the indefinite power, presumably innate in some persons, that enables one to induce hypnosis. Contemporary Examples Now, for the first time, we have a woman on the record (or almost) testifying to his animal magnetism. DSK’s ‘Physical’ Sex Life Christopher Dickey July 30, […]