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TAXIDERMIST [1 record]

Record 1 2017-10-23


Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
  • Hunting and Sport Fishing

[A] person whose job is to prepare the skins of dead animals and birds and fill them with a special material to make them look as if they are alive.


  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
  • Chasse et pêche sportive

La taxidermie est l'art de donner l'apparence du vivant à des animaux morts. Le métier correspondant est celui de taxidermiste ou empailleur.


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