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1. The condition of enjoying anything; pleasure or satisfaction, as in the possession or occupancy of anything; possession and use; as, the enjoyment of an estate.

2. That which gives pleasure or keen satisfaction. The hope of everlasting enjoyments. (Glanvill)

Synonym: pleasure, satisfaction, gratification, fruition, happiness, felicity, delight.

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Bear vs Gorilla Stand-Off. Who would win?

... bears do not prey on gorillas, this is not a natural phenomenon. I hope the above scenario does not occur. I don't like the idea of people gaining enjoyment by watching animals fight one another. I hope that your argument is more of a speculative nature, rather than a desire to see animals fighting ...

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by darrellacoustic
Sat Jun 29, 2013 10:12 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Bear vs Gorilla Stand-Off. Who would win?
Replies: 10
Views: 28231

Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors

... product like meat, milk, cheese etc) motivates animals to keep eating other animals or risk hunger and all the emotional suffering it gives. This enjoyment may also make animals willing to keep on eating cute little animals even if they suspect they suffer when they wiggle in the mouth. Similar ...

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by mhein
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors
Replies: 4
Views: 11299

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... one that has entertained me for a very long time. I know I will die without ever knowing how it occurred, but that has never detracted from the enjoyment of my ignorance. Ignorance is what science feeds on. Anyone who says "I know" or dares to use the p word (proof) is automatically ...

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by Gavin
Sun Oct 16, 2011 4:05 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 563
Views: 1128647

Pitfalls of Evolutionary Psychology: Exaptation

... would be a good reason for simulating such worlds, as we would be able to reap the benefits of computerized beings creating music and art for our enjoyment. Once again, I think that the CBE Hypothesis prevails and stamping out evolutionary psychology. Thirdly, we could consider that there are ...

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by jeremyo
Mon Aug 17, 2009 12:12 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Pitfalls of Evolutionary Psychology: Exaptation
Replies: 5
Views: 36299

Bible vs Darwin

... in itself and disagrees with thermodynamics. we if anything should be eating, sleeping, and reproducing and thats it, yet we have books for enjoyment, cinema, we actually care about animals that should be our competition for food in the wild. Im sorry but i have to say this again i am more ...

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by seahorse24
Thu Aug 14, 2008 7:58 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
Replies: 293
Views: 322874
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