taxidermist


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tax·i·der·my

 (tăk′sĭ-dûr′mē)
n.
The art or operation of preparing, stuffing, and mounting the skins of dead animals for exhibition in a lifelike state.

tax′i·der′mal, tax′i·der′mic adj.
tax′i·der′mist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.taxidermist - a craftsman who stuffs and mounts the skins of animals for displaytaxidermist - a craftsman who stuffs and mounts the skins of animals for display
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
Translations
مُحَنِّط الحَيَوانات
preparátor
dyreudstopper
állatkitömõ
maîur sem stoppar upp dÿr
preparátor
hayvan doldurucu

taxidermist

[ˈtæksɪdɜːmɪst] Ntaxidermista mf

taxidermist

[ˈtæksidɜːrmɪst] ntaxidermiste mf

taxidermist

nPräparator(in) m(f), → Tierausstopfer(in) m(f)

taxidermist

[ˈtæksɪˈdɜːmɪst] ntassidermista m/f

taxidermy

(ˈtӕksidəːmi) noun
the art of preparing and stuffing the skins of animals etc.
ˈtaxidermist noun
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Turan thought that he noted an appreciable start of surprise on the part of the taxidermist, but if the old man noticed anything his next words did not reveal it.
It looks as though his luck has changed, until this rarest of bears catches the eye of a museum taxidermist.
MYSTERY surrounds the purchaser of the 1958 Hennessy Gold Cup won by Taxidermist which far exceeded market expectations when sold for PS12,500 at auction last weekend, writes Graham Green.
A TAXIDERMIST has been prosecuted for selling a stuffed Kestrel on eBay without the correct documents.
10) What is the difference between a taxidermist and a tax collector?
Attention to detail is everything, according to taxidermist Andre Appelt.
Doing taxidermy on a tortoise is much like working on an elephant," George Dante, the lead taxidermist on the project, told National Geographic.
She's a former curator of the ornithological collections at London's Natural History Museum, a taxidermist, a bird bander, and a fine artist.
They are just some of the dogs and cats who have been posed, preened and freeze-dried by a taxidermist for their besotted owners.
ACOAL miner turned taxidermist who spent 30 years preserving dead animals is now turning his hand to the conservation of living creatures.
The team at HQ has built strong relationships with award-winning taxidermists and sculptors, and earned a reputation for providing innovative products that feature the highest levels of form, fit, lifelike accuracy and ease-of-use for the taxidermist," said Ed Small, CEO of Big Rock Sports.
Preserving a prized duck or goose through the services of a professional taxidermist is a great way to relive a special hunt, commemorate a child's first duck or display a rare species that you might never encounter again in your lifetime.