zoological

[zoh-uh-loj-i-kuhl]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to zoology.
2.
relating to or concerned with animals.
Also, zoologic.


Origin:
1800–10; zoolog(y) + -ical

zoologically, adverb
nonzoologic, adjective
nonzoological, adjective
nonzoologically, adverb
pseudozoological, adjective
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zoology (zəʊˈɒlədʒɪ, zuː-)
 
n , pl -gies
1.  the study of animals, including their classification, structure, physiology, and history
2.  the biological characteristics of a particular animal or animal group
3.  the fauna characteristic of a particular region
4.  a book, treatise, etc, dealing with any aspect of the study of animals
 
zoological
 
adj
 
zo'ologist
 
n

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Example sentences
It may even have a reasonable claim to being a work of zoological history too.
The question has emotion religious, zoological, social and fiscal undertones.
Veterinary medicine has a number of those same specialties, one of which is
  zoological medicine.
In wartime, the metaphors were zoological: mainly crocodiles and bears.
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