tabby cat

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Noun1.tabby cat - a cat with a grey or tawny coat mottled with blacktabby cat - a cat with a grey or tawny coat mottled with black
domestic cat, Felis catus, Felis domesticus, house cat - any domesticated member of the genus Felis
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This was the proud mackerel tabby who went by three names.
In particular I'm curious about the 'mackerel tabby' part; I've always called Lily a tiger cat, which I think is another name for tabby ...