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Definition of the noun whiskers

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  1. the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face


Whiskers is an instrumental rock band based in Pleasant Hill, California. The band consists of original members Tyler King, Jennifer Pereda, and "Q," as well as three other members who have been in the band for varying amounts of time.

  • genre: Rock music
  • albums: "The End", "Katzenklavier", "The Human Piano: Live", "Genetic Highway", "Zero Stories", "Childus Prime", "Whiskers: Stage Three", "Subliminal Messaging", "The Final Sound", "Don't", "Whiskers", "The Drawl"


Whiskers was a goat owned by Benjamin Harrison.

  • also known as Old Whiskers


Whiskers is a fictional character in the 1993 action adventure comedy film Last Action Hero.


  1. "Whiskers": Whiskers is the self-titled, third studio album released by Whiskers on September 26, 2009. The album is the last to feature both Chris Broyles and Nicole King.
  2. "Whiskers" is a musical EP of Whiskers.
    • released in
  3. "Whiskers" is a composition.


"Whiskers" is a 1997 family and comedy film written by Wendy Biller and Christopher Hawthorne and directed by Jim Kaufman.


Whiskers or vibrissae are a type of mammalian hair that are typically characterised, anatomically, by their large size, large and well-innervated hair follicle and by having an identifiable representation in the somatosensory cortex of the brain.

  • also known as Sierainkarvat, Hmatové vousy, Vibrisy, Vibrissa, שפם יונקים, 感覺毛

Phrases with Whiskers

  1. Box and Whiskers Plot
  2. side-whiskers
  3. Cat's Whiskers
  4. Old Man's Whiskers
  5. Old-Man's-Whiskers
  6. Mutton-Chop Whiskers
  7. Alpine Old Man's Whiskers

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Whiskers

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Google previewAlexandria (1995)

The Journal of the Western Cosmological Traditions by David R. Fideler

For example, all cats are brown, Whiskers is a cat, therefore Whiskers is brown. The statement that all cats are brown is not demonstrated through reason, but is an assumption based upon perception; it is a given. There is, however, another ...

Google previewThinking Activities Grades 1-3

green no yes 4 wiggly nose whiskers is a mammal beak lays eggs can.

Google previewThe Deer Hunter's Encyclopedia (2003)

One of America's Foremost Deer Authorities Answers More Than 200 of the Most Frequently Asked Questions about Whitetails and Whitetail Hunting by Leonard Lee Rue

For example, a cat's whiskers stick out as wide as its body width. At night, or even in total darkness, any member of the feline family can stalk quietly through underbrush; the whiskers tell the animal if its body can fit between the brush being ...

Google previewPolymeric Materials Encyclopedia, Twelve Volume Set (1996)

by Joseph C. Salamone

a stream of inert carrier gas is used to guide the Si-vapor into a reaction zone in the upper part of the apparatus, where it reacts with N2 or NHV The Si3N4- whiskers precipitate onto graphite buffels from where they may be collected. Whiskers ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of K9 Terminology (2013)

by Edward M. Gilbert, Jr, Patricia H. Gilbert

Heavy head furnishings is a term used to describe good fall over the eyes, good whiskers andbeard.Insome breeds,the longhead fallovertheeyes is commonly brushed to the sidesto enablethe dogtoseebetter. TheLhasa Apso's heavyhead ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Brown bear - cheetah (2002)

A cat's whiskers have two important functions. At night the ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Rifleman - sea slug (2002)

However, with huge, curved tusks, bushy whiskers and a massive wrinkled body, it is impossible to confuse walruses with any other seals. The Phocidae family is distinct from the other two families in the order Pinni- pedia and evolved from a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

The nead is large, with a longiih snout and a sharp nose, having very long whiskers, very large pouches, and great etai brownifli ears ; the body is short and thick, about 4 inches long, and the tail rather more than one; the fur is very soft ; the ...

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Quotes about Whiskers

Long whiskers cannot take the place of brains.
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Scrabble value of W4H4I1S1K5E1R1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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