n.1.State of being a lion.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Leon McCawley The Artrix, Bromsgrove This country is blessed with a generation of pianists who have moved seamlessly from young lionhood to wise experience, and right at the top of that list is Leon McCawley.
And when the Los Angeles Times told the story of Frasier, a beast at Lion Country Safari who sired 30 cubs in six months despite being as old (in lion years) as a 75-year-old man, the newspaper's photography department airbrushed away Frasier's lionhood.