After the Phytozoa come the Protozoa, or first forms in which animality is distinctly recognised.
Humanity is (as Comte thought) a higher degree of animality.
Priests and nuns were shocked by their animality and attempted to control their countrymen.
"animality" is the starting-point; "humanity," its opposite, is the goal of development.
So that as regards man degrees of animality can only be differentiated to a greater or less degree.
All my days had been passed in comparative ignorance of the animality of man.
The idea originated in a comparison between Humanity and animality.
I could not—I would not if I could—give you any idea of its animality; yes, that is the very word!
Some authorities have thought their animality proved by the high degree of contractility which their tissues evince.
Bakunin, therefore, distinguishes three elements in all life: animality; thought; and rising.