felid
felid felid n. any of various lithe-bodied round-headed fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws; a member of the {Felidae}.

Syn: feline. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • felid — FELÍD adj., s. (zool.) felin. (Pisica este un felid.) Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime  felíd s. n., pl. felíde Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • felid — [fē′lid] n. [< ModL Felidae, the cat family < L felis: see FELINE] any animal of the cat family …   English World dictionary

  • felid — noun any of various lithe bodied roundheaded fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws • Syn: ↑feline • Derivationally related forms: ↑feline (for: ↑feline) • Hypernyms: ↑carnivore …   Useful english dictionary

  • felid — noun Etymology: New Latin Felidae, family name, from Felis, genus of cats, from Latin, cat Date: circa 1889 cat 1b • felid adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • felid — /fee lid/, n. any animal of the family Felidae, comprising the cats. [1890 95; < NL Felidae; see FELIS, ID2] * * * …   Universalium

  • felid — noun any member of the cat family (Felidae) …   Wiktionary

  • fèlid — fè|lid Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • felíd — s. n., pl. felíde …   Romanian orthography

  • felid — n. member of the cat family …   English contemporary dictionary

  • felid — [ fi:lɪd] noun Zoology a mammal of the cat family (Felidae). Origin C19: from mod. L. Felidae, from L. feles cat …   English new terms dictionary

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