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Zoos and safari parks - synonyms or related words

captivity

noun

a situation in which wild animals are kept in a place such as a park or zoo instead of living in their natural environment

dolphinarium

noun

a pool where people go and watch dolphins

game reserve

noun

British

a large area of land where wild animals live safely or are hunted in a controlled way for sport

menagerie

noun

a large collection of wild animals kept in cages etc

moat

noun

a hole like a moat used in a zoo for preventing animals from escaping

nature reserve

noun

an area of land that is protected so that people cannot harm the animals and plants that live there

petting zoo

noun

mainly American

a place where small children can see and touch gentle animals

pound

noun

a place where pets that are lost or not wanted are kept

preserve

noun

American

a plant or animal reserve

reservation

noun

American

a reserve for wild animals or plants

safari park

noun

a large area of land where wild animals are kept so that people can drive through and watch them

sanctuary

noun

a place for pets that are not wanted or that have not been treated well

zoo

noun

a large place where many types of wild animals are kept, usually in cages, so that people can see them

zoo

noun

informal

a place that is very noisy and full of people behaving badly

zoological garden

noun

old-fashioned

a zoo 1

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