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zo·o·log·i·cal

 (zō′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) also zo·o·log·ic (-lŏj′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to animals or animal life.
2. Of or relating to the science of zoology.

zo′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
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zo•o•log•i•cal

(ˌzoʊ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl)

also zo`o•log′ic,



adj.
1. of or pertaining to zoology.
2. relating to or concerned with animals.
[1800–10]
zo`o•log′i•cal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.zoological - concerning the study of animals and their classification and propertieszoological - concerning the study of animals and their classification and properties; "zoological research"
2.zoological - of or relating to animals or animal groupszoological - of or relating to animals or animal groups; "zoological garden"
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Translations
خاص بِعِلْم الحَيَوان
zoologický
eläintieteellinen
állattanizoológiaiállat-állati
dÿrafræîilegur
zoologický
zoolojik

zoological

[ˌzəʊəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] ADJzoológico
zoological gardens = zoo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

zoological

[ˌzuːəˈlɒdʒɪkəl ˌzəʊəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adjzoologique
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

zoological

adjzoologisch; zoological gardenszoologischer Garten
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

zoological

[ˌzəʊəˈlɒdʒɪkl] adjzoologico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

zoology

(zuˈolədʒi) noun
the scientific study of animals.
ˌzooˈlogical (zuəˈlo-) adjective
ˌzooˈlogically (-ˈlo-) adverb
zoˈologist noun
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References in classic literature ?
There was poor old Wadley, of the Zoological Institute.
"I SEE quite a number of rings on your tail," said an Alderman to a Raccoon that he met in a zoological garden.
Meanwhile I was occupying myself in classifying my mineralogical, botanical, and zoological riches, when the accident happened to the Scotia.
In the great Zoological Gardens we found specimens of all the animals the world produces, I think, including a dromedary, a monkey ornamented with tufts of brilliant blue and carmine hair--a very gorgeous monkey he was-- a hippopotamus from the Nile, and a sort of tall, long-legged bird with a beak like a powder horn and close-fitting wings like the tails of a dress coat.
Had the occasion arisen to name a professor of gymnastics for the monkeys in the Zoological Garden (who are smart enough, by-the-way!), Joe would certainly have received the appointment.
INTERVIEW WITH THE KEEPER IN THE ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS
I observe in Burchell's travels in South Africa, that he remarks, "Having killed a male ostrich, and the feathers being dirty, it was said by the Hottentots to be a nest bird." I understand that the male emu in the Zoological Gardens takes charge of the nest: this habit, therefore, is common to the family.
They were just the half-bleached colour of the worms and things one sees preserved in spirit in a zoological museum.
We can thus understand the high importance of barriers, whether of land or water, which separate our several zoological and botanical provinces.
Erskine intercepted her in the hall as she passed out, told her that he should be desolate when she was gone, and begged her to remember him, a simple petition which moved her a little, and caused her to note that his dark eyes had a pleading eloquence which she had observed before in the kangaroos at the Zoological Society's gardens.
He told the boy all that he knew of his father's past life in the jungle and when he found that the boy had been kept in ignorance of all these things for so many years, and that he had been forbidden visiting the zoological gardens; that he had had to bind and gag his tutor to find an opportunity to come to the music hall and see Ajax, he guessed immediately the nature of the great fear that lay in the hearts of the boy's parents-- that he might crave the jungle as his father had craved it.
Far away, through a gap in the trees, I saw a second Martian, as motionless as the first, standing in the park towards the Zoological Gardens, and silent.