Definition of taxidermal in English:


Pronunciation /ˌtaksəˈdərm(ə)l/ /ˌtæksəˈdərm(ə)l/


See taxidermy

‘Now, breathing in the chill river spray, I wonder if the taxidermal specimen might be enough.’
  • ‘I've painted a backdrop and I have some taxidermal crows that I've mounted.’
  • ‘Back at Walton Hall he set grimly to work, applying his taxidermal brilliance to a hideous revenge.’
  • ‘In the taxidermal works, animals are placed in certain situations that are said to depict the human situation.’
  • ‘The second exhibition with more than 370 taxidermal exhibits showcases birds from all around the world.’