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.
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- 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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