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  • v. Alternative form of animalize.

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  • v. make brutal, unfeeling, or inhuman
  • v. represent in the form of an animal
  • v. become brutal or insensitive and unfeeling

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Examples

  • It is a mistake, then, to take the view adopted by a previous correspondent of this paper; to consider the machines as identities, to animalise them, and to anticipate their final triumph over mankind.

    The Note-Books of Samuel Butler

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