coon cat
noun Date: 1901 Maine coon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • coon cat — ☆ coon cat n. CACOMISTLE …   English World dictionary

  • coon cat — noun 1. raccoon like omnivorous mammal of Mexico and the southwestern United States having a long bushy tail with black and white rings • Syn: ↑bassarisk, ↑cacomistle, ↑cacomixle, ↑raccoon fox, ↑ringtail, ↑ring tailed cat, ↑civet cat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • coon cat — noun A Maine Coon …   Wiktionary

  • coon cat — cacomistle. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • Maine coon (cat) — or Maine coon n. any of a breed of domestic cat, thought to have been developed in Maine, with a thick, smooth, silky coat and a bushy tail * * * …   Universalium

  • Maine coon (cat) — or Maine coon n. any of a breed of domestic cat, thought to have been developed in Maine, with a thick, smooth, silky coat and a bushy tail …   English World dictionary

  • Maine coon (cat) — or Maine coon n. any of a breed of domestic cat, thought to have been developed in Maine, with a thick, smooth, silky coat and a bushy tail …   English World dictionary

  • Maine coon cat — Maine′ coon′ cat n. dch one of an American breed of large semi longhaired domestic cats with a shaggy ruff and a long, bushy tail Also called Maine′ coon′ …   From formal English to slang

  • Maine coon cat — one of an American breed of large semi longhaired domestic cats with a shaggy ruff and a long, bushy tail. Also called Maine coon. * * * North America s only native breed of longhaired domestic cat. Though its origins are unknown, it was first… …   Universalium

  • Maine coon cat — one of an American breed of large semi longhaired domestic cats with a shaggy ruff and a long, bushy tail. Also called Maine coon …   Useful english dictionary

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