zoological garden
noun Date: 1829 zoo 1a

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • zoological garden — n. a place where a collection of wild animals is kept for public showing; zoo: also zoological park …   English World dictionary

  • zoological garden — n formal a zoo …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • zoological garden — UK [ˌzuːəlɒdʒɪk(ə)l ˈɡɑː(r)d(ə)n] / US [ˌzoʊəlɑdʒɪk(ə)l ˈɡɑrd(ə)n] noun [countable] Word forms zoological garden : singular zoological garden plural zoological gardens old fashioned a zoo 1) …   English dictionary

  • zoological garden — noun the facility where wild animals are housed for exhibition • Syn: ↑menagerie, ↑zoo • Hypernyms: ↑facility, ↑installation * * * ˌzoological ˈgarden [zoological garden] …   Useful english dictionary

  • zoological garden — zoologijos sodas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Natūrali ar žmogaus sutvarkyta teritorija, skirta viešai demonstruoti, tirti ir veisti gyvūnus. atitikmenys: angl. zoological garden; zoopark vok. Tierpark, m; zoologische… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • zoological garden — animal zoo, zoological park, place where animals are raised for purposes of observation and research …   English contemporary dictionary

  • zoological garden — zoo (def. 1). [1820 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • zoological garden — noun A zoo, a park where live animals are exhibited …   Wiktionary

  • zoological garden — zo|o|log|i|cal gar|den [ ,zouəladʒıkl gardn ] noun count OLD FASHIONED a ZOO …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • zoological garden — noun dated a zoo …   English new terms dictionary

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