red panda
noun Date: 1955 a long-tailed largely herbivorous mammal (Ailurus fulgens) that is related to and resembles the American raccoon, has long rusty or chestnut fur, and is found from the Himalayas to China — called also lesser panda

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • red panda — noun reddish brown Old World raccoon like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas • Syn: ↑lesser panda, ↑panda, ↑bear cat, ↑cat bear, ↑Ailurus fulgens • Hypernyms: ↑procyonid …   Useful english dictionary

  • red panda — mažoji panda statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Ailurus fulgens angl. lesser panda; red panda vok. Katzenbär; kleiner Panda rus. малая панда pranc. petit panda ryšiai: platesnis terminas – mažosios… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • red panda — red′ pan′da n. mam panda 2) …   From formal English to slang

  • red panda — noun A herbivorous mammal, Ailurus fulgens, related to the raccoon, native to the Himalayas and eastern Asia, which has dark red fur and a ringed tail. Syn: bear cat, cat bear, panda, lesser panda See Also: giant panda, panda bear …   Wiktionary

  • red panda — /rɛd ˈpændə/ (say red panduh) noun a small forest dwelling mammal of the Himalayas and eastern Asia, Ailurus fulgens, related to the bear and raccoon families, having a deep reddish coat, long tail and feeding on mainly on bamboo; lesser panda …   Australian English dictionary

  • red panda — n. reddish brown mammal similar to the raccoon in appearance (found in from the Himalayas to China), bearcat …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Red Panda Adventures — The Red Panda Adventures = Current Series The Red Panda Adventures is a lighthearted adventure series in the style of old time radio that follows the 1930s adventures of Canada s greatest superhero , the Red Panda, and his trusty sidekick, the… …   Wikipedia

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