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|Describes the type of zoo|
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Zoos, zoological parks, or zoological gardens are building complexes built for the purpose of keeping menageries of animals.
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- zoo=petting_zoo - A petting zoo, usually aimed at children.
- zoo=wildlife_park - A park where live indigenous animals.
- zoo=enclosure - Animals are kept in enclosures.
- zoo=safari_park - A zoo where the animals are roaming free and visitors drive through in a car or a bus.
- zoo=birds - Bird park
- zoo=aviary - A single aviary
- zoo=falconry - A place where birds of prey are kept and demonstrated.
- zoo=reptile - A public exhibition of reptiles.
- zoo=biozone - Large area within a zoo grouping enclosures of animals from the same area.