zoologically


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

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.
Translations
حَيوانيّاً
zoologicky
állattanilag
dÿrafræîilega
zoologicky
zoolojik olarak

zoology

(zuˈolədʒi) noun
the scientific study of animals.
ˌzooˈlogical (zuəˈlo-) adjective
ˌzooˈlogically (-ˈlo-) adverb
zoˈologist noun
Mentioned in ?
References in classic literature ?
If, therefore, we except the eighteen marine, the one fresh-water, and one land-shell, which have apparently come here as colonists from the central islands of the Pacific, and likewise the one distinct Pacific species of the Galapageian group of finches, we see that this archipelago, though standing in the Pacific Ocean, is zoologically part of America.
Unlike the quasi-mythic Tyger, in whose "fearful symmetry" William Blake surmised a sublime Creator, the zoologically real hyena is an unsublime, queer animal that disturbs and unsettles fundamental categories of nature, politics, gender, and sexuality.
In spite of Simon's efforts, however, one learns practically nothing, zoologically speaking, about the birds depicted.