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Meaning of JAGUAR

Pronunciation:  'jagwâr

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopard; in some classifications considered a member of the genus Felis

JAGUAR is a 6 letter word that starts with J.


 Synonyms: Felis onca, panther, Panthera onca
 See Also: big cat, cat, genus Panthera, Panthera



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ja*guar"\, n. [Braz. yago['a]ra: cf. & Pg. jaguar.]
A large and powerful feline animal ({Felis onca}), ranging
from Texas and Mexico to Patagonia. It is usually brownish
yellow, with large, dark, somewhat angular rings, each
generally inclosing one or two dark spots. It is chiefly
arboreal in its habits. Called also the {American tiger}.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a jaguar in your dream, represents speed, agility, and power.
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