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Meaning of FELIS

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  type genus of the Felidae: true cats and most wildcats

FELIS is a 5 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: genus Felis
 See Also: caffer cat, catamount, catamountain, cougar, domestic cat, European wildcat, eyra, family Felidae, Felidae, Felis bengalensis, Felis catus, Felis chaus, Felis concolor, Felis domesticus, Felis manul, Felis ocreata, Felis pardalis, Felis serval, Felis silvestris, Felis tigrina, Felis wiedi, Felis yagouaroundi, house cat, jaguarondi, jaguarundi, jaguarundi cat, jungle cat, kaffir cat, leopard cat, mammal genus, manul, margay, margay cat, mountain lion, ocelot, painter, Pallas's cat, panther, panther cat, puma, serval, tiger cat, wildcat



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fe"lis\, n. [L., cat.] (Zo["o]l.)
A genus of carnivorous mammals, including the domestic cat,
the lion, tiger, panther, and similar animals.