zootomy

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zootomy

(zō-ŏt′ə-mē)
n. pl. zooto·mies
1. The anatomy of animals.
2. Dissection of animals.

zo′o·tom′ic (zō′ə-tŏm′ĭk), zo′o·tom′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
zo·ot′o·mist n.

zootomy

(zō-ŏt′ō-mē) [″ + tome, incision]
Animal anatomy.
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