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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.

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.
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"
Translations
خاص بِعِلْم الحَيَوان
zoologický
eläintieteellinen
állattanizoológiaiállat-állati
dÿrafræîilegur
zoologický
zoolojik

zoological

[ˌzəʊəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] ADJzoológico
zoological gardens = zoo

zoological

[ˌzuːəˈlɒdʒɪkəl ˌzəʊəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adjzoologique

zoological

adjzoologisch; zoological gardenszoologischer Garten

zoological

[ˌzəʊəˈlɒdʒɪkl] adjzoologico/a

zoology

(zuˈolədʒi) noun
the scientific study of animals.
ˌzooˈlogical (zuəˈlo-) adjective
ˌzooˈlogically (-ˈlo-) adverb
zoˈologist noun
References in classic literature ?
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.
INTERVIEW WITH THE KEEPER IN THE ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS
Meanwhile I was occupying myself in classifying my mineralogical, botanical, and zoological riches, when the accident happened to the Scotia.
Of course these creatures did not decline into such beasts as the reader has seen in zoological gardens,--into ordinary bears, wolves, tigers, oxen, swine, and apes.
They were just the half-bleached colour of the worms and things one sees preserved in spirit in a zoological museum.
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.
There was poor old Wadley, of the Zoological Institute.
And so, monsieur, it goes on, day by day, in this hotel that is a Zoological Garden.
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
I shall most certainly report this outrageous breach of ethics to the directors of the adjacent zoological garden.