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

  • n. A female lion.

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  • n. a female lion.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A female lion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The female of the lion.
  • n. A woman who is an object of public interest and curiosity; rarely, a boldly conspicuous woman. See lion, 6.

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

  • n. a female lion

Etymologies

From Old French lionnesse (Wiktionary)

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