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- n. A tortoiseshell and white domestic cat
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- n. a cat having black and cream-colored and yellowish markings
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A little calico cat slithered from around a white tombstone, scraping its furry side along the marble, and blinked moonlight-silvered eyes at Renata.
Bullfrogs had croaked, squirrels scolding the old calico cat that had wandered the grounds.
Mum would have a calico cat if she knew her globe-wandering daughter had crossed paths with a heathen like Jesse Morgan.
Still, this was a tiger, not a calico cat with a love of sunbeams and people smooshing their face in his fur singing about bouncy mice and shnuggles.