Oriental shorthair
noun Date: 1974 a slender short-haired domestic cat of a breed resembling the Siamese in conformation but having a solid-colored coat in a wide range of colors

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Oriental Shorthair — An Oriental Shorthair Blue Eyed White. The line of the nose, eyes, and middle of the ear form a triangular wedge. Alternative names Foreign Type Origin Thailand …   Wikipedia

  • Oriental shorthair — n. any of a breed of domestic cat, similar to the Siamese but with greenish eyes and often a coat of a solid color * * * …   Universalium

  • Oriental shorthair — n. any of a breed of domestic cat, similar to the Siamese but with greenish eyes and often a coat of a solid color …   English World dictionary

  • Oriental shorthair — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Oriental. Chat Oriental …   Wikipédia en Français

  • oriental shorthair — noun also oriental Usage: usually capitalized O : a slender short haired domestic cat of a breed resembling the Siamese in conformation but having a solid colored coat in a wide range of colors …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oriental Shorthair — noun a) A domestic cat breed. b) A cat of this breed …   Wiktionary

  • Oriental (chat) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Oriental. Chat Oriental …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Oriental Longhair — Alternative names British Angora Javanese Foreign Longhair Mandarin Breed standard FIFe standard CFA standard …   Wikipedia

  • 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

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