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TAXIDERMY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does taxidermy mean? 

TAXIDERMY (noun)
  The noun TAXIDERMY has 1 sense:

1. the art of mounting the skins of animals so that they have lifelike appearance

  Familiarity information: TAXIDERMY used as a noun is very rare.


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TAXIDERMY (noun)


Sense 1taxidermy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The art of mounting the skins of animals so that they have lifelike appearance

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Hypernyms ("taxidermy" is a kind of...):

art; artistry; prowess (a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation)


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