taxidermic









taxidermic


noun

  1. the art of preparing and preserving the skins of animals and of stuffing and mounting them in lifelike form.

noun

  1. the art or process of preparing, stuffing, and mounting animal skins so that they have a lifelike appearance

n.1820, from Greek taxis “arrangement,” from tassein “arrange” (see tactics) + derma “skin.”

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