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Meaning of “zoo” - Learner’s Dictionary

zoo

noun [C]     /zuː/
A1 a place where wild animals are kept and people come to look at themAnimal Dwellings - man-madeAnimal dwellings - naturalZoos and wildlife reserves
Translations of “zoo”
in Arabic حَديقة حَيوان…
in Korean 동물원…
in Malaysian zoo…
in French zoo…
in Turkish hayvanat bahçesi…
in Italian giardino zoologico…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指野生)動物園…
in Russian зоопарк…
in Polish zoo…
in Vietnamese sở thú…
in Spanish zoo, parque zoológico…
in Portuguese zoológico…
in Thai สวนสัตว์…
in German der Zoo…
in Catalan zoo…
in Japanese 動物園…
in Indonesian kebun binatang…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指野生)动物园…
(Definition of zoo from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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