mountain cat


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mountain cat

any of various wild feline mammals, such as the bobcat, lynx, or puma
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The elusive mountain cat is comparable in size to an American bobcat, possesses slightly larger ears, and is generally considered an isolated relative of Southeast Asia's leopard cat.
Although his physicality is much different from Feore's -- he moves like a prowling mountain cat, while Feore is more like a graceful gazelle -- he brings an emotional depth to Theo that underscores his fraternal relationship.
The lineup of its snowmobiles -- including the Thunder Cat and Mountain Cat high performance, ZL, EXT and Cougar trail performance lines, along with several others--outperforms and outhandles the competition thanks to superior power-to-weight ratios, exclusive AWS double-wish-bone front suspensions, and Fas Track Long-Travel rear suspensions.
The Texan ocelot, a species of mountain cat, is wildly attracted to Calvin Klein's Obsession cologne, claim Dallas Zoo researchers.
A mountain cat hangs from the ceiling while the huge room is festooned with fur coats, rugs and coverlets.
Former jump jockey Jim Crowley, who got no further than the first fence on his only ride in the Grand National (Art Prince, 2001), had more luck with his only ride of the night as the William Knight-trained Mountain Cat overcame trouble in running to get the better of fellow 3-1 favourite Stargazing in the 1m11/2f handicap.
Mountain Cat fairly bolted up at Hamilton last week and he looks a good thing to follow up under a penalty at Brighton.
Tracking the evolution of the elusive Andean mountain cat (Oreailurus jacobita) from mitochondrial DNA.
The first of a series, this volume traces the relationship between a country soldier named Rabbit and a Faena mountain cat named Laurel, neither of whom are what they appear to be.
We suggest that intraguild competition may be an important factor affecting the present conservation status of the Andean Mountain cat and kodkod, and stress the need of a guild approach to the conservation of these endangered small carnivores.
Sir Michael Stoute's Photographer has shown only moderate form on his two starts so far, but the son of Mountain Cat has the scope to do better and it is worth taking a chance with him in the Eve Rail Maiden Stakes.
Sir Michael Stoute's Photographer has shown only moderate form on his twostarts so far but the son of Mountain Cat has the scope to do better and it is worth taking a chance with him in the Eve Rail Maiden Stakes.