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li·ger

 (lī′gər)
n.
The hybrid offspring of a male lion and a female tiger.

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liger

(ˈlaɪɡə)
n
(Zoology) the hybrid offspring of a female tiger and a male lion
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li•ger

(ˈlaɪ gər)

n.
the offspring of a male lion and a female tiger. Compare tiglon.
[1935–40; li (on) + (ti) ger]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.liger - offspring of a male lion and a female tiger
big cat, cat - any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
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Translations
liger
Liger
liikeri
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