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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A small slender short-haired breed of cat of African origin having brownish fur with a reddish undercoat.

Usage examples (36)
  • Abyssinia; none, in preparing the coffee known as Abyssinian, which is the product of wild trees; and only in a few instances in cleaning the
  • Another species like it is called the Abyssinian hornbill.
  • It is of inferior grade, and reaches the market as "Abyssinian" coffee.
  • “Sir Robert wishes your presence to be known to as few people as poss ible, especially the enem — that is, our Abyssinian friends. for more
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