- a tailless variety of the domestic cat.
Origin of manx cat
First recorded in 1855–60
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But it is an appendix of the most appendicious, and can be cut away without the slightest Manx-cat effect.A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2
- a short-haired tailless variety of cat, believed to originate on the Isle of Man
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