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leopard complex

[ lep-erd kom-pleks ]
/ 藞l蓻p 蓹rd 藢k蓲m pl蓻ks /
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noun
a genetic pigmentation pattern that gives certain horses their distinctive spotted coats: The leopard complex of white patterns tends to be remarkably symmetric.
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Also called Ap路pa路loo路sa spot路ting [ap-uh-loo-suh-spot-ing], /藢忙p 蓹藞lu s蓹 藢sp蓲t 瑟艐/, leop路ard spot路ting [lep-erd spot-ing] /藞l蓻p 蓹rd 藢sp蓲t 瑟艐/ .

Origin of leopard complex

First recorded in 1990鈥95
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 漏 Random House, Inc. 2021

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