from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- the spotted hyena. See Hyena.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The striped hyena, Hyæna striata: so called from its cry.
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- n. African hyena noted for its distinctive howl
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It would mean another emergency call to that laughing hyena in Mooseville.