animal liberation

animal liberation
/ˌænəməl lɪbəˈreɪʃən/ (say .anuhmuhl libuh'rayshuhn)

a movement which seeks to ensure humane treatment of animals, especially in farming and research.
animal liberationist, noun

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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