sabre-toothed tiger


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sabre-toothed tiger

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sabre-toothed cat

n
(Animals) any of various extinct Tertiary felines of the genus Smilodon and related genera, with long curved upper canine teeth
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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.
Manny the woolly mammoth (Ray Romano), Diego the sabre-toothed tiger (Denis Leary), Sid the sloth (John Leguizamo) and Sid's 80-year-old grandmother (Wanda Sykes) are swept out to sea on an ice floe.
Based on the top-grossing animated Ice Age franchise, which is now on its fourth hit movie, this gave a totally new take on the story of the family of mammoths Mannie, Ellie and Peaches, together with their friends Diego the sabre-toothed tiger, Sid the Sloth and Scrat the hapless squirrel, among others.
Neighbour Maggie McElroy filled Barry's back garden with replica animals including monkeys, ducks, flamingos, a 10ft crocodile and a sabre-toothed tiger.
Woolly mammoth Manny, sabre-toothed tiger Diego, Sid the sloth and his gran are swept out to sea on an ice floe, where they come under attack from pirates led by ape Captain Gutt.
Jennifer Lopez joins the cast as Shira, a sabre-toothed tiger who is part of the pirate crew but who might be prepared to switch sides when she encounters fellow tiger Diego.
London, Sep 22 (ANI): Workers building a substation in California have discovered 1,500 bone fragments, including remains of an ancestor of the sabre-toothed tiger, large ground sloths, deer, horses, camels and numerous small rodents.
JIMMY froze as he faced the huge sabre-toothed tiger.
The animal - which appears to be a sabre-toothed tiger or a panther - is portrayed bearing its fangs, with front claws outstretched in menacing fashion.
He has distinctive tattoos on his legs - a black panther on his right leg and a sabre-toothed tiger on his left leg.
55PM As global warming kicks in, sabre-toothed tiger Diego faces his fear of water, Manny dreams of a mammoth family, and Sid the sloth well, he's just Sid.