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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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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