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zoology

EnglishEdit

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Wikiversity has a lecture on

Wikiversity

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ζῷον (zōîon, animal) + λόγος (lógos, knowledge)

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /zəʊˈɒlədʒi/; (non standard) IPA(key): /zuː.ˈɒ.lɒ.dʒi/
  • (US) IPA(key): /zoʊˈɑlədʒi/; (non standard) IPA(key): /zuˈɑlədʒi/

NounEdit

zoology (plural zoologies)

  1. that part of biology which relates to the animal kingdom, including the structure, embryology, evolution, classification, habits, and distribution of all animals, both living and extinct.
  2. a treatise on this science.

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