zoological

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

adjective

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

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