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animal order

Definition:

the order of animals

Class:

animal noun (animals and microorganisms)

Plural:

animal orders

Member of:

Animalia

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Examples:

Acarina | Actiniaria | Actinomycetales | Actinomyxidia | Aepyorniformes | Alcyonaria | Amoebida | Amphipoda | Anacanthini | Anaspida | Anguilliformes | Anoplura | Anostraca | Anseriformes | Apodiformes | Apterygiformes | Araneae | Artiodactyla | Belemnoidea | Berycomorphi | Branchiura | Caprimulgiformes | Carnivora | Casuariiformes | Cestida | Cetacea | Charadriiformes | Chelonethida | Chelonia | Chiroptera | Ciconiiformes | Coccidia | Coleoptera | Collembola | Columbiformes | Conodonta | Coraciiformes | Crocodylia | Cuculiformes | Cyclostomata | Cydippida | Cypriniformes | Decapoda | Decapoda | Dermaptera | Dermoptera | Dictyoptera | Dinocerata | Dinornithiformes | Diptera | Discocephali | Edentata | Embioptera | Ephemeroptera | Eubacteriales | Euphausiacea | Eurypterida | Exocycloida | Falconiformes | Foraminifera | Fucales | Gadiformes | Galliformes | Ganoidei | Gaviiformes | Geophilomorpha | Gregarinida | Gruiformes | Gymnophiona | Haemosporidia | Haplosporidia | Heliozoa | Hemiptera | Heterosomata | Hymenoptera | Hypermastigina | Hyracoidea | Ichthyosauria | Ictodosauria | Insectivora | Insessores | Isopoda | Isoptera | Isospondyli | Lagomorpha | Lepidoptera | Lobata | Madreporaria | Mallophaga | Mantophasmatodea | Marsupialia | Mecoptera | Monotremata | Myaceae | Mycoplasmatales | Mycrosporidia | Mysidacea | myxobacteria | Myxosporidia | Neuroptera | Notostraca | Nudibranchia | Octopoda | Odonata | Ornithischia | Orthoptera | Osteoglossiformes | Ostracodermi | Passeriformes | Pectinibranchia | Pediculati | Pedipalpi | Pelecaniformes | Pelycosauria | Perciformes | Perissodactyla | Phalangida | Phasmida | Pholidota (order) | Picariae | Piciformes | Platyctenea | Plecoptera | Plectognathi | Podicipitiformes | Polymastigina | Primates | Proboscidea | Procellariiformes | Protura | Pseudomonadales | Psittaciformes | Psocoptera | Pterosauria | Pulmonata | Pycnogonida | Radiolaria | Rajiformes | Raptores | Rheiformes | Rhynchocephalia | Rickettsiales | Rodentia | Salientia | Sarcosporidia | Saurischia | Sauropterygia | Scandentia | Schizopoda | Scleroparei | Scorpionida | Siluriformes | Siphonaptera | Siphonophora | Sirenia | Solenichthyes | Solenogastres | Spatangoida | Sphenisciformes | Spirochaetales | Squamata | Stegocephalia | Stereospondyli | Stomatopoda | Strigiformes | Struthioniformes | Synentognathi | Temnospondyli | Testacea | Thecodontia | Therapsida | Thysanoptera | Thysanura | Tinamiformes | Torpediniformes | Trichoptera | Trogoniformes | Tubulidentata | Urodella | Xiphosura | Zeomorphi | Zygnematales

Definition references  (+images)

Collins Dictionary:

animal kingdom

a category of living organisms comprising all animals (8 of 485 words, 9 usage examples)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/animal-kingdom

Wikipedia:

Animal Kingdom [disambiguation]

may refer to: Animal or the kingdom Animalia, a classification of living organisms | Animal Kingdom (horse), winner of the 2011 Kentucky Derby | Disney's Animal Kingdom, a theme park at Walt Disney World, Florida, U.S. Animal Kingdom Resort Area, a... (39 of 153 words, 9 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Animal Kingdom

Merriam-Webster:

animal kingdom

a basic group of natural objects that includes all living and extinct animals (13 of 39 words)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/animal kingdom

Cambridge Dictionary:

the animal kingdom | animal kingdom

the group of all living creatures that are animals (9 of 15 words)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/the-animal-kingdom

American Heritage Dictionary:

animal kingdom

A main classification of living organisms that includes all animals. (10 of 13 words)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/animal-kingdom

Random House Dictionary:

animal kingdom

the animals of the world collectively. (6 of 13 words)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/animal-kingdom

Wiktionary:

animal kingdom

The regnum Animalia; the set of all animals. (8 of 9 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/animal kingdom

Britannica Encyclopedia:

oxygen | O [abbreviation] | O2 [chemical formula]

nonmetallic chemical element of Group 16 of the periodic table. Oxygen is a colourless, odourless, tasteless gas essential to living organisms, being ... (22 of 914 words, 13 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/436806​/oxygen-O

New World Dictionary:

order | orderer [noun, related]

social position; rank in the community | a state of peace and serenity; observance of the law; orderly conduct | the sequence or arrangement of things ... (24 of 507 words, 26 definitions, 10 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/order

Oxford Dictionary:

O [entry 1] | Os [plural] | O's [plural] | oh

the fifteenth letter of the alphabet. | denoting the next after northern in a set of items, categories, etc.. | a human blood type (in the ABO system) ... (26 of 118 words, 5 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/O

O [entry 2]

[United States] : Ohio. | [cricket] : (on scorecards) over(s). | the chemical element oxygen. (13 of 39 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/O--2

O [entry 3]

archaic spelling of "oh" [entry 1]. | [archaic] : used before a name in the vocative (15 of 52 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/O--3

Columbia Encyclopedia:

O

15th letter of the alphabet. It's a usual symbol for a mid-back, rounded vowel, rather like the first part of "oi". Such a vowel was represented by ... (27 of 91 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/society​/A​0836245​.html

Macmillan British Dictionary:

O [interjection]

another way of writing "oh" | [literary] used in poetry for addressing someone or something (14 of 36 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/O 4

Encarta Dictionary:

o. [entry 1, pharmacology]

pint (1 of 11 words)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 701708209​/definition​.html  [offline]

o. [entry 2] | O.

ocean | octavo | old | order | out (5 of 21 words, 5 definitions)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861634230​/definition​.html  [offline]

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