colorpoint shorthair
noun Date: 1974 any of a breed of domestic cats of Siamese body type and coat pattern but occurring in different colors — called also colorpoint

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Colorpoint shorthair — Femelle colorpoint shorthair d …   Wikipédia en Français

  • colorpoint shorthair — [kul′ər point΄] n. any of a breed of domestic cat, bred by crossing a Siamese and an American shorthair, with blue, almond shaped eyes and a short, glossy, white coat shading to a darker color at the face, ears, feet, and tail * * * …   Universalium

  • colorpoint shorthair — [kul′ər point΄] n. any of a breed of domestic cat, bred by crossing a Siamese and an American shorthair, with blue, almond shaped eyes and a short, glossy, white coat shading to a darker color at the face, ears, feet, and tail …   English World dictionary

  • Colorpoint Shorthair — One year old Red Point Siamese. Colorpoint Shorthairs are the first cousins of the Siamese and the Cat Fanciers Association is the only registry that recognizes them as a standalone breed. In all other registries, they are part of the Siamese and …   Wikipedia

  • colorpoint shorthair — ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ noun also color point : any of a breed of domestic cats that was developed by crossing a Siamese with an American shorthair and that is of Siamese body type and coat pattern but occurs in different colors and is sometimes… …   Useful english dictionary

  • shorthair — [shôrt′her΄] n. any member of either of two breeds of short haired domestic cat: the American shorthair has a slightly oblong head and a tapering tail; the British shorthair has a round head and a shorter, thick tail: see also COLORPOINT… …   Universalium

  • shorthair — [shôrt′her΄] n. any member of either of two breeds of short haired domestic cat: the American shorthair has a slightly oblong head and a tapering tail; the British shorthair has a round head and a shorter, thick tail: see also COLORPOINT… …   English World dictionary

  • colorpoint — noun see colorpoint shorthair …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Colorpoint — Colourpoint Colourpoint Sous article d un taxon biologique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • British shorthair — Une …   Wikipédia en Français

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