Definition of "zoos" []

  • A place where live animals are kept, studied, bred, and exhibited to the public (noun)
  • Plural form of zoo. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "zoos" in a sentence
  • "In his 1955 book The psychology and behaviour of captive animals in zoos and circuses (Dover, 1968), he wrote (italics mine): Apart from sleep, animals have a special kind of rest, a sort of semi-resting, called dozing."
  • "I wonder what PETA would think if all lions in zoos were fed live bait?"
  • ""We feel that these new guidelines are a good thing because they could improve the welfare of animals in zoos and help standardize the conduct at zoos," Sun said."