clouded leopard


noun

a medium-sized wild cat, Felis nebulosa, with brownish-gray fur spotted or striped with black, native to southeastern Asia and Indonesia: an endangered species.

Nearby words

  1. cloudage,
  2. cloudberry,
  3. cloudbow,
  4. cloudburst,
  5. clouded,
  6. clouded yellow,
  7. cloudland,
  8. cloudless,
  9. cloudlessly,
  10. cloudlet

Origin of clouded leopard

First recorded in 1905–10

Also called clouded tiger.

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