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Definition of the noun giant panda

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  1. large black-and-white herbivorous mammal of bamboo forests of China and Tibet; in some classifications considered a member of the bear family or of a separate family Ailuropodidae
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • scientific name: Ailuropoda melanoleuca
    • synonyms of giant panda: coon bear / panda / panda bear
    • more generic word: procyonid = plantigrade carnivorous mammals
    • member of: Ailuropoda / genus Ailuropoda = only the giant panda: in some classifications considered a genus of the separate family Ailuropodidae
    • young animal: cub
    • female animal: sow
    • male animal: boar
    • collective noun: sleuth
    • collateral adjective: ailuropodine

Alternative definition of the noun giant panda


  1. Ailuropoda melanoleuca — A mammal in the Ursidae family, commonly known as the panda.


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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)

A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke

Spectacled bear Tremarctos ornatus Distinctive black and while markings make the giant panda one of the mosi widely recognized of all animal species Only bear species in South America Mobile snoul with long tongue for capturing termites ...

Google previewDictionary of Zoo Biology and Animal Management (2013)

by Paul A. Rees

See also FACIAL EXPRESSION, LANGUAGE, POSTURE GI tract See GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT giant panda breeding centres A group of specialistcentres in the People's Republic of China dedicated to the breeding and conservation of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

orientalis, Ailuropoda melanoleuca baconi (giant panda), and orangutan. The fossil record of these species dates from the early middle Pleistocene, and they survived until the late Pleistocene or even close to the present day. Some even ...

Google previewVisual Encyclopedia of Earth (2008)

by Michael Allaby

GIANT PANDA The giant panda lives only in the mountains of China. There may be no more than 1,600 remaining in the ...

Google previewThe SAGE International Encyclopedia of Travel and Tourism (2017)

by Linda L. Lowry

The Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries, located in southwest China, are home to more than 30% of the globe's panda population. Covering over 3,500 square miles, the Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries are also home to a variety of other ...

Google previewFriars Club Encyclopedia of Jokes (2009)

Revised and Updated! Over 2,000 One-Liners, Straight Lines, Stories, Gags, Roasts, Ribs, and Put-Downs by Friars Club

—Lee Tully The giant panda lives in bamboo thickets and feeds on bamboo shoots. There are only thirty-six giant pandas left. The reason there are only thirty-six giant pandas ...

Google previewMini Science Encyclopedia (5th Edition) (2008)

The giant panda of China has been adopted by the World Wildlife Fund to symbolise the plight of rare and endangered animals throughout the world. Giant pandas are known to feed on young tender shoots of bamboo but can eat grass, roots, ...

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