Have You Heard of the Word “Perpetanimacide”?

You haven’t because I made it up — to describe the perpetual killing of animals on a mass scale.

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The Other Words (and what they mean)

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Adopting the term Perpetanimacide

writer. illustrator. manic collector of pens and notebooks. bug guy from North Carolina. see my work at www.nthnljms.com

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