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jag·uar

 (jăg′wär′, jăg′yo͞o-är′)
n.
A large feline mammal (Panthera onca) of Mexico, Central America, and South America, closely related to the leopard and having a tawny coat spotted with black rosettes.

[Spanish and Portuguese, from Guaraní jaguá, yaguar, dog.]
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jaguar

(ˈdʒæɡjʊə)
n
(Animals) a large feline mammal, Panthera onca, of S North America, Central America, and N South America, similar to the leopard but with a shorter tail and larger spots on its coat
[C17: from Portuguese, from Tupi jaguara, Guarani yaguara]
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jag•uar

(ˈdʒæg wɑr, -yuˌɑr; esp. Brit. ˈdʒæg yu ər)

n.
a large, powerful cat, Panthera onca, of tropical America, having a tawny coat with black rosettes.
[1595–1605; < Portuguese < Tupi jaguara]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jaguar - a large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopardjaguar - a large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopard; in some classifications considered a member of the genus Felis
big cat, cat - any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
genus Panthera, Panthera - lions; leopards; snow leopards; jaguars; tigers; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers
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Translations
يَغْوَر، نمْر أمريكي
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jaguaari
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jaguārs
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jaguar

[ˈdʒægjʊəʳ] Njaguar m, tigre m (LAm)
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jaguar

[ˈdʒægjuər] n (= animal) → jaguar m
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jaguar

nJaguar m
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jaguar

[ˈdʒægjuəʳ] ngiaguaro
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jaguar

(ˈdʒӕgjuə) , ((American) ˈdʒagwa:r) noun
a South American beast of prey of the cat family, resembling the leopard.
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El arroyo de la Onca, localizado en el municipio en mencion, ha estado durante anos sujeto a la intensa degradacion de la calidad de su agua como resultado del inadecuado vertimiento de aguas residuales domesticas y la incorporacion de diversos tipos de contaminantes provenientes del sistema de drenaje urbano.
De propriedade da familia Peebles, a fazenda Varzea da Onca, onde e produzido o Cafe Yaguara, localizase na cidade de Taquaritinga do Norte, regiao do agreste setentrional de Pernambuco.
(46) Bedford ONCA, supra note 23 ("the court must take the impact of the legislation as it is found to be, and determine whether that impact limits or otherwise interferes with an individual interest protected by the concept of security of the person." at 109).
Rendimento intrinseco da espermatogenese, o indice de celulas de Sertoli e a producao espermatica diaria da onca parda (Puma concolor).
See also R v Manley, 2011 ONCA 128 at para 39; 228 CRR (2d) 45 (suggesting, without deciding, that the Polius approach is correct).
Benkirane, qui presidait la premiere reunion du conseil d'administration de l'ONCA, a egalement plaide pour la diffusion et la vulgarisation des resultats des recherches appliquees dans le secteur agricole pour qu'elles soient accessibles aux agriculteurs.
1996: Prey spectra of jaguar (Panthera onca) and puma (Puma concolor) in tropical forest of Mexico.--Studies of Neotropical Fauna and Environment 31: 65-67.
However, a furnace problem in the second quarter saw Onca Puma shut down completely over the third quarter, a major unexpected setback for an operation with a nameplate capacity of 55,000 tons per year.
Ontario, 2011 ONCA 243, 105 OR (3d) judicial remuneration
Um casal de cachorros vinagres e quatro filhotes do sexo masculino, pertencentes ao plantel do Criadouro Conservacionista Onca Pintada (Campina Grande do Sul-PR), foram submetidos a coleta de material biologico para diagnostico sorologico de leishmaniose, e posteriormente avaliacao ultrassonografica.
Os trabalhos com toxicidade in vitro foram realizados no Laboratorio de Gestao Ambiental na Embrapa Agroindustria Tropical, Fortaleza, CE, e as etapas de campo, na fazenda Poco da Onca, localizada no municipio de Russas, regiao do Baixo Jaguaribe, no Estado do Ceara, latitude 4[grados] 58' 58,03" S, longitude 37[grados] 54' 34,61" O.