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taxidermy noun the art of preparing, stuffing and mounting animal skins and birds so that they present a lifelike appearance. taxidermal or taxidermic adj. taxidermist noun.
ETYMOLOGY: 19c: from Greek taxis arrangement + derma skin.

taxidermy noun the art of preparing, stuffing and mounting animal skins and birds so that they present a lifelike appearance. taxidermal or taxidermic adj. taxidermist noun.
ETYMOLOGY: 19c: from Greek taxis arrangement + derma skin.

taxidermy noun the art of preparing, stuffing and mounting animal skins and birds so that they present a lifelike appearance. taxidermal or taxidermic adj. taxidermist noun.
ETYMOLOGY: 19c: from Greek taxis arrangement + derma skin.