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Meaning of JAGUAR

Pronunciation:  'jagwâr

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopard; in some classifications considered a member of the genus Felis
 

JAGUAR is a 6 letter word that starts with J.

 

 Synonyms: Felis onca, panther, Panthera onca
 
 See Also: big cat, cat, genus Panthera, Panthera

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ja*guar"\, n. [Braz. yago['a]ra: cf. & Pg. jaguar.]
(Zo["o]l.)
A large and powerful feline animal ({Felis onca}), ranging
from Texas and Mexico to Patagonia. It is usually brownish
yellow, with large, dark, somewhat angular rings, each
generally inclosing one or two dark spots. It is chiefly
arboreal in its habits. Called also the {American tiger}.



 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing a jaguar in your dream, represents speed, agility, and power.
 
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