from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large feline mammal (Panthera uncia) of the highlands of central Asia, having long, thick, whitish-gray fur with dark markings like those of a leopard. Also called ounce2.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a large feline mammal, Uncia uncia, native to mountain ranges of central Asia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the ounce.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The ounce, Felis uncia or irbis. See cut under ounce.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. large feline of upland central Asia having long thick whitish fur


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