zoology

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English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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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