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  1. a variant spelling of cheetah
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Historical Examples

  • He was still warm; and he was flat—very flat, like a rug made of chetah skin.

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    Gouverneur Morris

  • I'd told Ivy where I was going to spread the chetah and that after that I'd come straight home.

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    Gouverneur Morris

  • But the chetah only creeps up to within about two hundred yards, and then runs them down in fair chase.

  • So we may consider the chetah as partly a cat and partly a dog—a connecting link joining the two families together.

  • In India the chetah is often caught and tamed, in order that it may catch game for its master.