zoological park

noun

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web SeaWorld Ohio, the company’s second marine zoological park, opened in 1970 in Aurora. Susan Glaser, cleveland, 1 Feb. 2022 The zoological park would be located just north of Martin Line Road south of Tanner and beside I-65 south, NALZS said. Lee Roop | Lroop@al.com, al, 11 Aug. 2021 In a series of posts on his blog Goreyana, the collector Irwin Terry has documented a zoological park’s worth of the handmade creatures, assembling descriptions and photographs from auction houses, other collectors, and every inch of the Internet. Casey Ce, The New Yorker, 12 July 2021 Budapest Zoo spokesperson Zoltan Hanga said the last time the zoological park in Hungary's capital was shut for so long was during World War II. Justin Spike, Star Tribune, 1 May 2021 Astros' pitcher Justin Verlander and his wife, supermodel Kate Upton, paid a visit to the 55-acre zoological park on Friday morning, according to a representative for the Zoo. Marcy De Luna, Chron, 27 Oct. 2020 But Nadia’s test result six weeks ago was only the beginning of an unprecedented series of crises—some existential—faced by zoological parks dedicated to the study and survival of thousands of the Earth’s other animal species. Robin Wright, The New Yorker, 18 May 2020 Conor Knighton checks out how zoological parks and aquariums are coming up with creative ways to cope. CBS News, 8 May 2020 Discovery Island, which was originally called Treasure Island, was an 11-acre zoological park that featured aromatic foliage, trees and flowers and walk-through aviaries with more than 500 species of birds. Johnny Diaz, New York Times, 3 May 2020 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1842, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of zoological park was in 1842

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“Zoological park.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zoological%20park. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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