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animal rights Syllabification: an·i·mal rights
Pronunciation: /ˈanəməl rīts/

Definition of animal rights in English:

plural noun

Rights believed to belong to animals to live free from use in medical research, hunting, and other services to humans.
Example sentences
  • Charges of cruelty and animal exploitation may also be pressed, animal rights activists said.
  • They outlined their position in opposition to the actions of animal rights activists.
  • But animal rights activists say the march will be dominated by those opposed to a ban on fox hunting.
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