abnormal fear of animals.
an unusual or morbid dread of animals
1901, from comb. form of Greek zoion “animal” (see zoo) + -phobia. Related: Zoophobic; zoophobe.
zoophobia zo·o·pho·bi·a (zō’ə-fō’bē-ə)
An abnormal fear of animals.
an individual animal or animallike organism in plankton.
the aggregate of animal or animallike organisms in , as protozoans. noun the animal constituent of plankton, which consists mainly of small crustaceans and fish larvae Compare phytoplankton n. 1901, from comb. form of Greek zoion “animal” (see zoo) + plankton. zooplankton (zō’ə-plāngk’tən) Plankton that consists of tiny animals, such as rotifers, copepods, and krill, […]
the study of the sounds and signals used in animal communication, as song in birds or tail-wagging in dogs.
Botany, Mycology Archaic. . Zoology, . noun another word for spermatozoon