zoo-

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See also: zoo and zoö-

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (combining form of) Ancient Greek ζῷον (zōîon, animal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

zoo-

  1. Forming compound words pertaining to animals.

Derived terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Before a vowel, contracts to zo-.

Italian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

zoo-

  1. zoo-

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζῷο- (zōîo-), combining form of ζῷον (zōîon) "animal".

Prefix[edit]

zoo-

  1. zoo-

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]