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[どう()·ぶつ()]
doubutsu
noun

English Meaning(s) for 動物

noun
  1. animal

Definition and Synonyms for 動物

Animate Being a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
Synonyms: アニマル, 動物, 四つ足, , , 珍獣, 生体, 生物, 生物, 生き物, 生類, 鳥獣

Meanings for each kanji in 動物

move; motion; change; confusion; shift; shake Kanji Details »
thing; object; matter Kanji Details »

Categories 動物 is a member of

Being a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 動物

Sample Sentences for 動物

Early man used his fingers and toes to count the animals he owned, or the measures of grain he had stored.
A lot of wild animals died because there wasn't any food.
Certain animals are fast disappearing.
When we saw the animal so near us, we ran away in terror.
Animals lives are no less valuable than our lives are.

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