panther definition

  • noun:
    • The leopard, particularly in its black unspotted type.
    • See mountain lion.
    • any one of various huge kitties with black colored fur; especially, the black-coated leopard of Asia.
    • Any big cat associated with genus Panthera.
    • A cougar; particularly the Florida panther.
    • a big dark-colored variety of the leopard, by some zo├Âlogists considered a definite types. It is marked with big ringlike spots, the facilities of which are darker compared to color of the body.
    • In America, the name is placed on the puma, or cougar, and sometimes on jaguar.
    • A leopard. See also cut under leopard.
    • The American cougar or puma, Felis concolor. See cut-under cougar. Also called artist.
    • a sizable noticed feline of tropical America just like the leopard; in certain classifications considered a member of this genus Felis
    • a leopard within the black shade stage
    • big American feline resembling a lion

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