tapir tiger
Wallah Wal"lah, n. (Zo["o]l.) A black variety of the jaguar; -- called also {tapir tiger}. [Written also {walla}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Tapirus Americanus — Tapir Ta pir, n. [Braz. tapy ra: cf. F. tapir.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of large odd toed ungulates belonging to {Tapirus}, {Elasmognathus}, and allied genera. They have a long prehensile upper lip, short ears, short and stout legs …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tapirus Indicus — Tapir Ta pir, n. [Braz. tapy ra: cf. F. tapir.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of large odd toed ungulates belonging to {Tapirus}, {Elasmognathus}, and allied genera. They have a long prehensile upper lip, short ears, short and stout legs …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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