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
References in classic literature ?
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.
For an insider's view, Tom Wendel, a multispecies angler and taxidermist from northern Illinois, provides insights into what anglers should know when it comes to fish mounts.
The son of a Polish builder and taxidermist, Valentine, meets the daughter of failing ice cream salesman Mr Tutti Frutti outside a medical research centre where they are desperate to raise money.
It green scored at 182% and is currently at the taxidermist so he hasn't been able to enter any contests with it.
Summary: Visit to Mumbai museum in 2003 changed life's course for India's official taxidermist
The taxidermy shop, which is owned by the safari outfitter, employs about fifteen apprentices to the taxidermist.
He and a co-defendant were charged with conspiring to traffic the horns of the critically-endangered black rhinos by using a buyer to purchase two from a Texan taxidermist.
Connie lives with her alcoholic dad, managing to just keep them afloat by carrying on his work as a taxidermist.
Vincent Bouchaert is a taxidermist and animal sculptor extraordinaire who became interested in taxidermy at the tender age of twelve when he started exploring taxidermy techniques on birds.
2) In particular, Darin is anonymous, intensely observant, and physically vulnerable in his role as an unnamed taxidermist.
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.