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Definition of Panther

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Panther Pan"ther, n. [OE. pantere, F. panth[`e]re, L. panthera, Gr. ?, prob. fr. Skr. pundr[=i]ka a tiger.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A large dark-colored variety of the leopard, by some zo["o]logists considered a distinct species. It is marked with large ringlike spots, the centers of which are darker than the color of the body. 2. (Zo["o]l.) In America, the name is applied to the puma, or cougar, and sometimes to the jaguar.
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Puma Pu"ma (p[=u]"m[.a]), n. [Peruv. puma.] (Zo["o]l.) A large American carnivore (Felis concolor), found from Canada to Patagonia, especially among the mountains. Its color is tawny, or brownish yellow, without spots or stripes. Called also catamount, cougar, American lion, mountain lion, and panther or painter.
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Cougar Cou"gar (k??"g?r), n. [F. couguar, from the native name in the South American dialects, cuguacuara, cuguacuarana.] (Zo["o]l.) An American feline quadruped (Felis concolor), resembling the African panther in size and habits. Its color is tawny, without spots; hence writers often called it the American lion. Called also puma, panther, mountain lion, and catamount. See Puma.

Meaning of Panther from wikipedia

- Panther may refer to: Pantherinae, the cat subfamily that contains the genera Panthera and Neofelis Panthera, the cat genus that contains tigers, lions...
- Black Panther is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character was created by writer-editor Stan Lee...
- The Pink Panther is a British- American media franchise primarily focusing on a series of comedy-mystery films featuring an inept French police detective...
- In bioinformatics, the PANTHER (protein analysis through evolutionary relationships) cl****ification system is a large curated biological database of gene/protein...
- Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt...
- The Black Panther Party (BPP), originally the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, was a revolutionary political organization founded by Bobby Seale...
- The Panther is a German medium tank deplo**** during World War II on the Eastern and Western Fronts in Europe from mid-1943 to the war's end in 1945. It...
- Steel Panther is an American rock band from Los Angeles, California, mostly known for their profane and humorous lyrics, as well as their exaggerated...
- The Carolina Panthers are a professional American football team based in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Panthers compete in the National Football League...
- The Florida panther is a North American cougar P. c. couguar po****tion. In South Florida, it lives in pinelands, tropical hardwood hammocks, and mixed...
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