mountain lion


noun


Nearby words

  1. mountain fetterbush,
  2. mountain goat,
  3. mountain gorilla,
  4. mountain holly fern,
  5. mountain laurel,
  6. mountain magnolia,
  7. mountain mahogany,
  8. mountain man,
  9. mountain maple,
  10. mountain men

Origin of mountain lion

An Americanism dating back to 1855–60

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British Dictionary definitions for mountain lion

mountain lion

noun

another name for puma
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