zoological

[ zoh-uh-loj-i-kuh l ]
/ ˌzoʊ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl /

adjective

of or relating to zoology.
relating to or concerned with animals.

Nearby words

  1. zookeeper,
  2. zooks,
  3. zool.,
  4. zoolagnia,
  5. zoolatry,
  6. zoological garden,
  7. zoologically,
  8. zoologist,
  9. zoology,
  10. zoom

Often zo·o·log·ic.

Origin of zoological

First recorded in 1800–10; zoolog(y) + -ical

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Word Origin and History for zoological

zoological

adj.

1807, from zoology + -ical.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper