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Synonyms for animalism

a preoccupation with the body and satisfaction of its desires

Synonyms for animalism

the doctrine that human beings are purely animal in nature and lacking a spiritual nature

preoccupation with satisfaction of physical drives and appetites

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I strongly encourage you to eat less meat, if not any at all, and if you feel the way my friends and I do, become an Animalist.
Perrette and his team led the successful acquisitions of Revision3 and DeFranco Creative, strategic investments in Lumosity and Learnist, the launches of digital/online networks Animalist and TestTube, and the implementation of innovative live online experiences such as SKYWIRE LIVE and Animal Planet L
Eric Olson, for instance, is an animalist who maintains that if the person is spatially coincident but numerically distinct from the animal, then provided that the person can use its brain to think, so too can the physically indistinguishable animal.
Discovery also is a leading provider of educational products and services to schools, including an award-winning series of K-12 digital textbooks, and owns and operates Discovery Digital Networks, a diversified portfolio of digital media services, including TestTube, Animalist and the DeFranco Network.
Contrary to expectations, an animalist insistence on uninterrupted bodily continuity between this life and the next does not involve deceptive body snatching.
The Company informed that Animalist launches with 15 short-form series that highlights the entirety of the animal kingdom, all available at Animalist.