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A domestic cat of a large breed developed in France from a Burmese breed, having a long cream-colored coat with dark ears, face, tail, and legs, white paws, and blue eyes.
[French birman, Burman, from earlier Birman, Burma.]
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(Breeds) a breed of large long-haired cat having a light-coloured coat with dark face, tail, and legs, and white feet
[variant of Burman, a Burmese cat]
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