sabre-toothed


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Adj.1.sabre-toothed - having teeth that resemble sabers; "a saber-toothed tiger"
toothed - having teeth especially of a certain number or type; often used in combination; "saw-toothed"
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A sloth, a mammoth, a sabre-toothed tiger and an, umm, 'Scrat' are the unlikey pals who try to return a lost human child to its father.
20pm) THE fourth instalment of the Ice Age series, here Scrat the sabre-toothed squirrel's pursuit of his beloved acorns accidentally sets off a tectonic chain reaction.
As well as Stejneger's Beaked Whale and sabre-toothed whale, the species is also referred to as the Bering Sea beaked whale, as the skull of the whale was first described after being found on Bering Island in 1883.
In North America, big animals including mastodons, camels, giant ground sloths and sabre-toothed cats all vanished, while their human hunters turned to a subsistence diet of roots, berries and smaller game.
To shed light on the predatory behaviour in the pouched Thylacosmilus atrox's mystery, Wroe's team of Australian and US scientists constructed and compared sophisticated computer models of Smilodon - iconic North American sabre-toothed 'tiger' - and Thylacosmilus atrox, as well as a living conical-toothed cat, the leopard.
The team from new BBC2 documentary series Ice Age Giants examined preserved remains of the creatures and compared them with surviving relatives of animals like the mammoth and sabre-toothed cat to make lifelike footage.
He has distinctive tattoos on his legs - a black panther on his right leg and a sabre-toothed tiger on his left leg.
ICE AGE 4: CONTINENTAL DRIFT 3D (U) SCRAT the sabre-toothed squirrel (voiced by Chris Wedge) sets off a tectonic chain reaction that threatens to destroy an entire continent in the latest chapter of the Ice Age series.
In Continental Drift, the latest chapter of the series, sabre-toothed squirrel Scrat sets off a tectonic reaction.
Once again the antics of Scrat the sabre-toothed squirrel and his hilarious struggle with a single acorn set the ball rolling.
SCRAT the sabre-toothed squirrel's pursuit of his beloved acorns has cataclysmic consequences for an entire continent in the latest chapter of the Ice Age series.