Origin of kingdom
synonym study for kingdom
OTHER WORDS FROM kingdomun·der·king·dom, noun
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How to use kingdom in a sentence
The US Navy’s Fifth Fleet is based in the small kingdom, and so they each have military and economic reasons to remain friendly.Trump announces that Bahrain will normalize relations with Israel|Alex Ward|September 11, 2020|Vox
Recognition that gene loss has been important to evolution throughout the animal kingdom opens new doors for research.
By analyzing hundreds of genomes from across the animal kingdom, researchers in Spain and the United Kingdom showed that a startling degree of gene loss pervades the tree of life.
Surviving digestion-by-predator is rare, but not unheard of in the animal kingdom.Water beetles can live on after being eaten and excreted by a frog|Jonathan Lambert|August 3, 2020|Science News
From large trees in the Amazon jungle to houseplants to seaweed in the ocean, green is the color that reigns over the plant kingdom.Why Are Plants Green? To Reduce the Noise in Photosynthesis.|Rodrigo Pérez Ortega|July 30, 2020|Quanta Magazine
But give the Kingdom credit for its sense of mercy: The lashes will be administered only 50 at a time.
A variety of systems were in place across countries like the United Kingdom, France, and Australia.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea|Rich Goldstein|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fuming Iranian officials blamed the United States and United Kingdom for backing the militants, and Pakistan for inaction.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The young Jordanian pilot comes from a well-known military family in the kingdom and his uncle is a retired major general.
The FBI and the President may claim that the Hermit Kingdom is to blame for the most high-profile network breach in forever.
But the greatest danger I ever underwent in that kingdom was from a monkey, who belonged to one of the clerks of the kitchen.
But if what I told him were true, he was still at a loss how a kingdom could run out of its estate like a private person.
That thou shouldst make the kingdom to be divided, and out of Ephraim a rebellious kingdom to rule.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
The prizes were plate, and the profits were to be expended in repairing the havens of the kingdom.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
While the majority pulled in one way there was an active minority that wished the Nana to set up an independent kingdom.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
British Dictionary definitions for kingdom
Derived forms of kingdomkingdomless, adjective
Scientific definitions for kingdom
Cultural definitions for kingdom
In biology, the largest of the divisions of living things. The best-known kingdoms are those of the plants and animals. Modern biologists recognize three additional kingdoms: Monera (or Prokaryotae) (for example, bacteria and blue-green algae), Protoctista (for example, red algae, slime molds, and amoebas and other protozoa), and fungi. (See Linnean classification.)