gray wolf

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gray wolf

n.
A large wolf (Canis lupus) found in northern regions of North America and Eurasia, having fur that ranges in color from white to gray to almost black. Also called timber wolf.
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gray′ wolf′


n.
a large canid, Canis lupus, of the N Hemisphere, with a gray, blackish, or whitish coat, living and hunting in packs.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gray wolf - a wolf with a brindled grey coat living in forested northern regions of North Americagray wolf - a wolf with a brindled grey coat living in forested northern regions of North America
wolf - any of various predatory carnivorous canine mammals of North America and Eurasia that usually hunt in packs
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