leopard definition

  • noun:
    • a big, ferocious cat (Panthera pardus) of Africa and southern Asia, having either tawny fur with dark rosettelike markings or black fur.
    • Any of a number of felines, including the cheetah or the snowfall leopard.
    • The pelt or fur of this pet.
    • Heraldry A lion in side-view, having one forepaw raised and mind facing the observer.
    • A large crazy cat with a spotted layer, Panthera pardus, native to Africa and Asia.
    • A large, savage, carnivorous mammal (Felis leopardus). Its of a yellow or fawn color, with bands or roselike groups of black spots over the back and edges. It's found in Southern Asia and Africa. By some the panther (Felis pardus) is certainly a number of leopard.
    • The pard or panther, Felis pardus, the largest noticed cat of old-world.
    • In heraldry, initially, a lion passant gardant.
    • A gold money, weighing from about 53 to 69 grains, struck by Edward III. and Edward the Ebony Prince of The united kingdomt, for blood flow in France, and achieving on obverse a lion passant gardant. In French heraldry this representation is called a lion léopardé, whence title associated with the coin.
    • the pelt of a leopard
    • huge feline of African and Asian woodlands generally having a tawny coat with black places

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