ethnozoology

noun
eth·​no·​zoology | \ "+ \

Definition of ethnozoology

: the animal lore of a race or people also : the systematic study of such lore

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First Known Use of ethnozoology

1899, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ethnozoology

ethno- + zoology

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“Ethnozoology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ethnozoology. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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