gray wolf
noun Date: 1814 a large usually gray Holarctic wolf (Canis lupus) now rare in the more southern parts of its range — called also timber wolf

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  • Migration patterns of the gray wolf — The gray wolf is the largest member of the Canidae[1] family. It shares a common ancestry with the domestic dog. Although called the gray wolf, it can also be found having more of a white, black, or red coloring to it. They stand roughly 2 to 2.8 …   Wikipedia

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