zoophilic

zoophilous

[zoh-of-uh-luhs]
adjective
1.
Botany. adapted to pollination by animals, especially those other than insects.
2.
having an affinity for animals.
Also, zoophilic [zoh-uh-fil-ik] .


Origin:
1885–90; zoo- + -philous

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zoophile (ˈzəʊəˌfaɪl)
 
n
a person who is devoted to animals and their protection from practices such as vivisection
 
zoophilic
 
adj

zoophilous (zəʊˈɒfɪləs)
 
adj
1.  (of plants) pollinated by animals
2.  of, characterized by, or relating to zoophilism

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