zoolatry

noun
zo·​ol·​a·​try | \ zō-ˈä-lə-trē How to pronounce zoolatry (audio) , zə-ˈwä-\

Definition of zoolatry

: animal worship

First Known Use of zoolatry

1817, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for zoolatry

New Latin zoolatria, from zo- + Late Latin -latria -latry

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