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A better word than "creature"?

From: http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=creature



"creature (n.) Look up creature at Dictionary.com

late 13c., "anything created," also "living being," from Old French creature (Modern French créature), from Late Latin creatura "thing created," from creatus, past participle of Latin creare "create" (see create). Meaning "anything that ministers to man's comforts" (1610s), after I Tim. iv:4, led to jocular use… Continue

Added by Ryan Shields on March 5, 2015 at 11:59pm — 7 Comments

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