noun, plural zoos.
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Origin of zoo
Words nearby zoo
Definition for zoo (2 of 2)
Origin of zoo-
Example sentences from the Web for zoo
In addition, much of the FONZ fundraising, as well as the volunteer program, have been shifted over to the Smithsonian and the zoo, Monfort said.
I’ve become a little obsessed with the names we humans give animals, whether they are the pets in our homes or the wild animals that live at our zoos.The National Zoo’s wild naming inspiration, from Billy Joel to the Golden Girls|John Kelly|January 25, 2021|Washington Post
The zoo reported that the new cub, who bears the name Xiao Qi Ji, displays a caution reminiscent of his mother, Mei Xiang.
Another way viruses can change significantly is if they establish themselves in another species—even zoo tigers can catch covid—and then jump back to people.The UK is spooking everyone with its new covid-19 strain. Here’s what scientists know.|Niall Firth|December 21, 2020|MIT Technology Review
In the 1980s, Escobar built himself a 7,000 acre estate that included, among other things a zoo, which included, among other things, four hippos—three females and a male bought from a zoo in California.
Triplet panda cubs born this past July were reunited with their mother, Juxiao, in a Chinese zoo this week.‘Sexual’ Barbershop Quartet, a Panda Family Reunion, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She worked with wildlife as a volunteer in Peru and the Galapagos; she worked with elephants in Thailand, at a zoo in Australia.Let’s Free Stacey Addison, The Oregon Woman Jailed at the Ends of the Earth|Christopher Dickey|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They asked the director of the Buffalo Zoo for some wallaby hair.
The zoo is blessed with multiple wallabies and was happy to oblige.
I can appreciate the perspective that my experience is akin to visiting a human zoo.Cocaine, Politicians and Wives: Inside the World’s Most Bizarre Prison|Jason Batansky|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I remember him saying once—it was at the Zoo—what a pity it was he hadn't enough to divide among the whole Cabinet.First Plays|A. A. Milne
Human resemblances at the Zoo are quite enough to call up this purely functional giggling.In Accordance with the Evidence|Oliver Onions
Did you ever see the great python that died lately at the Zoo climb his ragged staff of a tree?Mushroom Town|Oliver Onions
There are any number of different kinds of monkeys, as you can see any day in the monkey house at the Zoo.The Animal Story Book|Various
We caught the papa in a trap after he had killed a number of grouse, and not being badly hurt, I sent him to Bartlett at the Zoo.Our Cats and All About Them|Harrison Weir
British Dictionary definitions for zoo (1 of 2)
noun plural zoos
Word Origin for zoo
British Dictionary definitions for zoo (2 of 2)
before a vowel zo-
Word Origin for zoo-
Medical definitions for zoo
Idioms and Phrases with zoo
see it's a zoo.