zoology

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See also: zoölogy

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
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From Ancient Greek ζῷον (zôion, animal) + λόγος (lógos, knowledge)

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zoology (countable and uncountable, 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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