black bear definition

  • noun:
    • The common united states bear (Euarctos or Ursus americanus) that life in forests, is omnivorous, and it has a glossy black colored or dark brown coating.
    • some of several black colored or dark brown Asiatic bears, particularly Selenarctos thibetanus, with a pointed snout, a black coat, and a white, V-shaped mark-on the chest.
    • An American black colored bear, Ursus americanus, indigenous to united states.
    • An Asiatic black bear, Ursus thibetanus.
    • bear with a black layer residing central and eastern Asia
    • brown to black colored united states bear; smaller much less ferocious versus brown bear
  • adjective:
    • the most popular US bear (Ursus Americanus).

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