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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun catamount:
Definition of catamount
What does catamount mean?
- short-tailed wildcats with usually tufted ears; valued for their fur
- synonym of catamount: lynx
- more generic word: wildcat = any small or medium-sized cat resembling the domestic cat and living in the wild
- more specific terms:
- member of: genus Lynx = lynxes
- large American feline resembling a lion
- A wild animal of the family Felidae, especially puma or lynx.
Catamount is a former village of Colrain, Massachusetts. In 1812, the schoolhouse that once stood in Catamount was the first to fly the United States Flag.
- also known as Catamount, Massachusetts
- part of Massachusetts
- Catamount is an operating system for supercomputers.
- Catamount is a term used to describe a wild cat, usually of the cougar or mountain lion variety, also called a puma.
- also known as Catamounts
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for catamount
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Five years' residence in the Canadas (1824)
including a tour through part of the United States of America, in the year 1823 by Edward Allen Talbot
The CataMount is an animal of the cat kind. It has not been often seen in Canada of late years. It is somewhat longer than a wolf, and has a tail which measures nearly three feet, with short legs and a stout body. The Catamount is said to feed ...
Lexicon of geologic names of the United States (including Alaska). (1938)
Catamount schist.— A silllmanite schist, included in Grenville series. Thickness 70-80 ft. Is older than Bear Pond .schist and younger than Swede ...
Brewbase Encyclopedia 2011-2012
by Larry Hatch
Catamount. Porter. RATING: 4.0 Vermont This product of Vermont has a mountain lion (hence cat-a-mount) on the label and a very dark porter taste. It has been highly rated but failed to delivery in it recent form. As strong malted flavors go it is ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
re smaller carnivorous animals, with habits similar to those of the coagouar and catamount. 160. The skins and fur of these animals are valuable, especially that of the bear. There are several species of the fox, designated by names derived ...
The Family Encyclopedia of Useful Knowledge and General Literature ... (1834)
by John Lauris Blake
CATAMOUNT. One of the most fierce and dangerous quadrupeds of North America. It is supposed to be the same animal, which the ancients called lynx, and which is known in Siberia by the name of ounce. In the form of its body it much ...
ESPN College Basketball Encyclopedia: The Complete History ...
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The Chicken Encyclopedia (2012)
An Illustrated Reference by Gail Damerow
PREDATOR IDENTIFICATION ONE BIRD MISSING, continued Clues Likely Time Predator Ranged bird missing, feathers scattered Dusk or dawn COUGAR, CATAMOUNT, or no clues MOUNTAIN LION, ...
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- Catamount face
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- Catamount summit
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- Whiteface and Catamount Mountain in Morning
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- Whiteface and Catamount Mountain in Evening
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- Puma, mountain lion, catamount, panther, painter lion, Mexican lion
The mountain lion has the greatest natural distribution of any mammal in the Western Hemisphere. Adaptable to most habitats: Forests (coniferous and tropical...
- Cougar (Puma Concolor, Mountain Lion, Panther, or Catamount): Walking, Running
Cougar, funny animal is walking, running. The video was taken in Oregon Zoo, Portland. The cougar (or Puma concolor), also known as the puma, mountain lion, ...
- Catamount Glassware Inc at IHA's 2013 Press Preview Event
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- EYE on FYE - Catamount Nation!
Scrabble value of C3A1T1A1M3O1U1N1T1
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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