Ursus arctos


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Related to Ursus arctos: Ursus americanus, Ursus thibetanus, Ursus Maritimus, Selenarctos thibetanus
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Noun1.Ursus arctos - large ferocious bear of EurasiaUrsus arctos - large ferocious bear of Eurasia  
bear - massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
genus Ursus, Ursus - type genus of Ursidae: brown bears; in some classifications genus Ursus includes all bears
Syrian bear, Ursus arctos syriacus - yellowish-grey Syrian brown bear
grizzly, grizzly bear, silvertip, silver-tip, Ursus arctos horribilis, Ursus horribilis - powerful brownish-yellow bear of the uplands of western North America
Alaskan brown bear, Kodiak bear, Ursus arctos middendorffi, Ursus middendorffi, Kodiak - brown bear of coastal Alaska and British Columbia
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By what name is the North American creature Ursus arctos horribilis better known?
Trying to capture that effect in a small quote is difficult, but, as an example, here are a few lines from "We Were in the World," a prose poem: "Once, some alphabet believers, glass purveyors, Ursus Arctos killers, sent all bailiwick on cursed course far faster gyration backspin, billing intrinsic angular momentum--boson melts.
Matti and Stina, who run Lapland Canoe Central in Jokkmokk, just north of the Arctic Circle, tell me they've seen the ursus arctos fleetingly from the car.
Matti and Stina, who run Lapland Canoe Central in Jokkmokk, just north of the Arctic Circle, tell me they've seen the ursus arctos now make money from reindeer herding, she explains, and this year alone, she and Tom lost 60% of their animals to predators, meaning they were unable to sell any for meat.
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