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the animal kingdomnoun [S]

uk   /ˈæn.ɪ.məl ˌkɪŋ.dəm/  us   /ˈæn.ɪ.məl ˌkɪŋ.dəm/
the group of all living creatures that are animals
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in Chinese (Traditional) 動物界…
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