zoological science


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n zoological science the branch of biology that studies animals
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In literature:

He took the Natural Science tripos, zoology chiefly.
"Soul of a Bishop" by H. G. Wells
The field of science in which Aristotle was pre-eminently a pathfinder is zoology.
"A History of Science, Volume 1(of 5)" by Henry Smith Williams
Text-books in geography, history, zoology, botany, physiology, and other sciences will be illustrated by standardized films.
"The Art Of The Moving Picture" by Vachel Lindsay
By mental instinct, however, Darwin soon found himself studying marine zoology and other branches of natural science.
"Alfred Russel Wallace: Letters and Reminiscences, Vol. 1 (of 2)" by James Marchant
The classificatory adjunct sciences are Botany and Zoology.
"Practical Essays" by Alexander Bain
This throws such Natural Sciences as Botany, Zoology, Mineralogy, Geology, etc., out of his range.
"Continental Monthly , Vol IV, Issue VI, December 1863" by Various
You all know that our fourteen departments cover science, from astronomy to zoology.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
Take this professorship, and let us one day say that you have made zoology a French science.
"Evolution, Old & New" by Samuel Butler
Professor of Zoology in the Royal College of Science, Dublin.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
These are a few outstanding landmarks, peaks in the highlands of Greek science, and nothing has been said of their zoology or medicine.
"Progress and History" by Various
Thus, physiology is an abstract science; but zoology is concrete.
"Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 3 of 3)" by John Morley
Thus, physiology is an abstract science; but zoology is concrete.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 7" by Various
Such were the dawnings of zoological science after the revival of learning in Europe.
"Lives of Eminent Zoologists, from Aristotle to Linnæus" by William MacGillivray
The plates are amongst the best illustrative of zoological science.
"The Essentials of Illustration" by T. G. (Thomas George) Hill
Nor is the conjecture that there may be in existence some congeners of these great reptiles inconsistent with zoological science.
"Sea Monsters Unmasked and Sea Fables Explained" by Henry Lee
The scientific christians now admit that the bible is not inspired in its astronomy, geology, botany, zoology, nor in any science.
"Mistakes of Moses" by Robert G. Ingersoll
This beautiful bird bears the name of the late Sir J. Stamford Raffles, to whose exertions the science of Zoology is under no trifling obligation.
"Narrative of the surveying voyages of His Majesty's ships Adventure and Beagle, between the years 1826 and 1836" by Robert FitzRoy
Important entomological papers have also been published in many serials devoted to zoology or the natural sciences generally.
"Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects" by C. V. Riley
After zoology, the most useful science is phrenology, the science which best teaches us what man really is.
"The Catholic World. Volume II; Numbers 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12." by E. Rameur
To furnish every possible link in the grand procession of organized life, is the aim of the science of zoology.
"Curiosities of Civilization" by Andrew Wynter

In news:

And so, when Stephen Jay Gould looks happily around his vast, cluttered office in the 1859 wing of Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology, he has a good local precedents for saying, "Science is always culturally embedded".
According to symposium information, DeMouthe is a geologist in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology and Geology at the California Academy of Sciences.