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feline

of, relating to, or belonging to the Felidae, a family of predatory mammals, including cats, lions, leopards, and cheetahs, typically having a round head and retractile claws: order Carnivora (carnivores)

feline

Belonging to the cat family; includes lions, tigers, and jaguars.
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feline

[′fē‚līn]
(vertebrate zoology)
Of or relating to the genus Felis.
Catlike.
References in classic literature ?
Hence it is quite credible that the presence of a feline animal in large numbers in a district might determine, through the intervention first of mice and then of bees, the frequency of certain flowers in that district!
Here he perched, hurling twigs and epithets at the raging feline beneath him.
As fair Grimalkin, who, though the youngest of the feline family, degenerates not in ferocity from the elder branches of her house, and though inferior in strength, is equal in fierceness to the noble tiger himself, when a little mouse, whom it hath long tormented in sport, escapes from her clutches for a while, frets, scolds, growls, swears; but if the trunk, or box, behind which the mouse lay hid be again removed, she flies like lightning on her prey, and, with envenomed wrath, bites, scratches, mumbles, and tears the little animal.
A feline howl had broken the stillness of the night, followed instantly by a sharp report.
But the man who wishes to study the active habits of the feline race, or the variety, albinos, must, indeed, be stirring at this hour.
Stooping with one of his quick feline pounces, he placed the slipper upon the blood mark on the sill.
How we barely escaped the cruel fangs of lions and tigers the size of which would dwarf into pitiful insignificance the greatest felines of the outer world.
One by one he vanquished the aristocratic felines of Spofford Avenue.
Clinical Atlas of Canine and Feline Ophthalmic Disease
Feline Rabies vaccines, is encouraging cat owners to ensure that their cats are currently vaccinated against rabies infection (if overdue, now is the perfect time to make an appointment to see the veterinarian).
Notes on Feline Internal Medicine appears in its second updated edition and joins a series designed in a note-based style for vets and students who want quick diagnostic insights, and is recommended for any veterinary reference library.
New York, Apr 22 ( ANI ): Cat lovers in New York city will soon have the perfect place to grab their coffee, as pet food maker Purina is opening a pop-up cat cafe at 168 Bowery on Thursday, and billing it as America's first feline coffee shop.