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zootomy Line breaks: zo|otomy
Pronunciation: /zuːˈɒtəmi/ /zəʊˈɒtəmi/

Definition of zootomy in English:

noun

Origin

Mid 17th century: from modern Latin zootomia, probably influenced by late Latin anatomia (see anatomy).

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