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Meaning of “wildlife” in the English Dictionary

"wildlife" in British English

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wildlifenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈwaɪld.laɪf/
B1 animals and ​plants that ​growindependently of ​people, usually in ​naturalconditions: a ​documentary on Peruvian wildlife wildlife ​groups/​conservation

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(Definition of wildlife from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wildlife" in American English

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wildlifenoun [U]

 us   /ˈwɑɪld·lɑɪf/
animals that ​liveindependently of ​people, in ​naturalconditions: Wildlife in the ​areaincludesdeer, ​bears, and ​raccoons.
(Definition of wildlife from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wildlife”
in Arabic الحَياة البَّريّة…
in Korean 야생 동물…
in Portuguese fauna…
in Catalan fauna…
in Japanese 野生生物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 野生动植物,野生生物…
in Turkish vahşî yaşam…
in Russian живая природа…
in Chinese (Traditional) 野生動植物,野生生物…
in Italian fauna…
in Polish przyroda…
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