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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Offspring of a male striped wild cat and a female of another wild cat family.

Usage examples (13)
  • The Liger and tigon which is bred with a male tiger and lioness are ussually bred by mistake.
  • The top spot goes to ti-ligers/ti-tigon/li-tigons/li-ligers because it is a hybrid among the hybrids.
  • Since the parents are unknown, they're not sure if it's a liger or a tigon but either way it's a beautiful animal.
  • Because it is a hybrid, it usually suffers from giantism, whereas a tigon (male tiger, female lion) usually suffers from dwarfism. for more
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