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zoo

a place where live animals are kept, studied, bred, and exhibited to the public

Zoo

A public park or institution in which living animals are kept and exhibited to the public. In cultural history, the buildings provided for keeping wild animals in captivity have often been of elaborate design. Today, the housing of wild animals places the emphasis on the natural habitat of the species, and provides elements to protect the visitors and spectators.

What does it mean when you dream about a zoo?

“This place is a zoo!” is a common description of chaos and confusion. Dreaming of a zoo may indicate that the dreamer needs to tidy up some situation.

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zoo

(tool, file format)
A data compression program and format by Rahul Dhesi. Zoo is reported to use the same Lempel Ziv algorithm as LHA. It is available for many platforms and source is available. .zoo archives are handled by many other PC archiving programs.

Version 2.10 was released in 1989. Search the web for zoo210 to obtain an executable.

Description.

Zoo

A freeware compression program, including source code, used in Unix, DOS and other environments.
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