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  • adj. Having the shape, form, or likeness of an animal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to zoömorphism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Representative of animals, or of their characteristic forms, as a work of art; of or pertaining to zoömorphism: correlated with anthropomorphic.
  • Especially, representing or symbolizing the conception of a god under the form of an animal whose characteristic traits or habits suggest the idea attached to the god.

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  • In the shape of or having the attributes of an animal. (From ArtLex)

    June 4, 2008