zootechnical

adjective
zoo·​tech·​ni·​cal | \ ˌzō-ə-ˈtek-ni-kəl How to pronounce zootechnical (audio) \

Definition of zootechnical

: of or relating to the technology of animal husbandry

Other Words from zootechnical

zootechnics \ ˌzō-​ə-​ˈtek-​niks How to pronounce zootechnics (audio) \ noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction

First Known Use of zootechnical

1926, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for zootechnical

zoo- + technical entry 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about zootechnical

Time Traveler for zootechnical

Time Traveler

The first known use of zootechnical was in 1926

See more words from the same year

Statistics for zootechnical

Last Updated

27 Jan 2020

Cite this Entry

“Zootechnical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zootechnical. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for zootechnical

zootechnical

adjective
zoo·​tech·​ni·​cal | \ ˌzō-ə-ˈtek-ni-kəl How to pronounce zootechnical (audio) \
variants: also zootechnic \ -​nik How to pronounce zootechnic (audio) \

Medical Definition of zootechnical

: of or relating to zootechnics

Comments on zootechnical

What made you want to look up zootechnical? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

More Confusing Words—Quiz

  • cats on impossible timber
  • The magician ______ moved the selected card to the top of the deck.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!