cryptozoology

noun cryp·to·zo·ol·o·gy \ ˌkrip-tə-zō-ˈä-lə-jē , -zə-ˈwä- \

Definition of cryptozoology

:the study of and search for animals and especially legendary animals (such as Sasquatch) usually in order to evaluate the possibility of their existence

cryptozoological

play \ˌkrip-tə-ˌzō-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

cryptozoologist

play \ˌkrip-tə-zō-ˈä-lə-jist, -zə-ˈwä-\ noun

First Known Use of cryptozoology

1968


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