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bestiary

noun [C] uk   /ˈbes.ti.ə.ri/  us   /-er.i/
a book written in the Middle Ages containing descriptions of real and imaginary animals, intended to teach morals and to entertain
Translations of “bestiary”
in Chinese (Traditional) (中世紀的)動物寓言集…
in Chinese (Simplified) (中世纪的)动物寓言集…
(Definition of bestiary from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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