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bestiary

bes·ti·ar·y

bestiary

 
pronunciation:
be sti eI ri [or] bes chi eI ri [or] bis chi eI ri
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: bestiaries
definition: a medieval collection of descriptions of or fables about real or mythical animals, in which each animal's nature is used to draw a moral point.
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