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zoologynoun [U]

uk   /zuːˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ /zəʊˈɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /zoʊˈɑː.lə.dʒi/
zoological
adjective uk   /ˌzuː.əˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/ /ˌzəʊ.əˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/  us   /ˌzoʊ.əˈlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl/
zoological research/classification
(Definition of zoology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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zoologynoun [U]

 us   /zoʊˈɑl·ə·dʒi/
zoological
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˌzoʊ·əˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl/
zoological research
(Definition of zoology from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “zoology”
in Malaysian zoologi…
in French zoologie…
in Russian зоология…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物學…
in Italian zoologia…
in Turkish hayvan bilimi, zooloji…
in Polish zoologia…
in Spanish zoología…
in Vietnamese động vật học…
in Portuguese zoologia…
in Thai สัตววิทยา…
in German die Zoologie…
in Catalan zoologia…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物学…
in Indonesian zoologi, ilmu hewan…
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