grey wolf

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grey wolf

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gray wolf

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(Animals) another name for timber wolf
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Noun1.grey wolf - a wolf with a brindled grey coat living in forested northern regions of North Americagrey wolf - a wolf with a brindled grey coat living in forested northern regions of North America
wolf - any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs
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grey wolves and black leaped upon the lioness and rent and worried her till she fell and was torn to pieces by them.
On those bitter, starlit nights, as we sat around the old stove that fed us and warmed us and kept us cheerful, we could hear the coyotes howling down by the corrals, and their hungry, wintry cry used to remind the boys of wonderful animal stories; about grey wolves and bears in the Rockies, wildcats and panthers in the Virginia mountains.
And here is where Nick Chopper destroyed the Wicked Witch's Grey Wolves.
But these others are not the footprints of man or woman or grey wolves or bears or lions, nor do I think they are the tracks of a rough- maned Centaur -- whoever it be that with swift feet makes such monstrous footprints; wonderful are the tracks on this side of the way, but yet more wonderfully are those on that.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Gathering in front of Russia's Consul General Building, Grey Wolves protest latest attack to Turkmen Day-y (Turkoman Mount) region jointly carried out by Russia and Syrian forces.
In a separate study, Roland Kays of the Buffalo Natural History Museum found evidence that coyotes near the Great Lakes in the United States migrated east and bred with grey wolves.