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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large American feline resembling a lion; A leopard in the black color phase; A large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopard.

Usage examples (33)
  • 'Black panther is a term that does not denote any particular species of cat.
  • Doesn't sound anything like a cougar, and of course the designation "black panther" is useless from a biological standpoint.
  • The latest sighting of a reported black panther is in an area off of Highway 154 near Rhonesboro, in an area called Raintree Lake.
  • It is also called panther, mountain lion, or puma. for more
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