from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a breed of the domestic cat having short hair, usually solid color, and an internal vestigial tail.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A breed of domestic cat native to the Isle of Man, principally characterized by suppression of the tail, and with a short-haired coat and a medium-sized, rounded, cobby body.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A breed of domestic cats having a rudimentary tail, containing only about three vertebrae. It is believed to have originated on the Isle of Man.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a short-haired tailless breed of cat believed to originate on the Isle of Man
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