sabre-toothed tiger


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sabre-toothed tiger

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sabre-toothed cat

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(Animals) any of various extinct Tertiary felines of the genus Smilodon and related genera, with long curved upper canine teeth
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I mean, it's not that necessary to survival to sniff out if that sabre-toothed tiger is upwind or downwind nowadays, is it?
Manny the woolly mammoth (Ray Romano), Diego the sabre-toothed tiger (Denis Leary), Sid the sloth (John Leguizamo) and Sid's 80-year-old grandmother (Wanda Sykes) are swept out to sea on an ice floe.
Based on the top-grossing animated Ice Age franchise, which is now on its fourth hit movie, this gave a totally new take on the story of the family of mammoths Mannie, Ellie and Peaches, together with their friends Diego the sabre-toothed tiger, Sid the Sloth and Scrat the hapless squirrel, among others.
Woolly mammoth Manny, sabre-toothed tiger Diego, Sid the sloth and his gran are swept out to sea on an ice floe, where they come under attack from pirates led by ape Captain Gutt.
Jennifer Lopez joins the cast as Shira, a sabre-toothed tiger who is part of the pirate crew but who might be prepared to switch sides when she encounters fellow tiger Diego.
London, Sep 22 (ANI): Workers building a substation in California have discovered 1,500 bone fragments, including remains of an ancestor of the sabre-toothed tiger, large ground sloths, deer, horses, camels and numerous small rodents.
Yowka the sabre-toothed tiger growled on the forest floor, entwined in a net, and Balla, who hung over Rog's shoulder, kicked and slapped her captor, but he ignored her struggle to be free and gazed down his wide prominent nose at Jimmy.
The animal - which appears to be a sabre-toothed tiger or a panther - is portrayed bearing its fangs, with front claws outstretched in menacing fashion.
THE sabre-toothed tiger may be extinct, but there is still life left in the Fen Tiger as World Matchplay punters should discover tonight, writes Steve Davies.
It follows the story of Scrat, a rat-like creature, Manny the mammoth, Sid the Sloth and Diego the sabre-toothed tiger, who are all attempting to flee the onslaught of the Ice Age.
A The sabre-toothed tiger B Tyrannosaurus Rex C The woolly mammoth D Triceratops QUESTION 8 - for 8 points: What type of flavour does the vegetable fennel have?
Neighbour Maggie McElroy filled Barry's back garden with replica animals including monkeys, ducks, flamingos, a 10ft crocodile and a sabre-toothed tiger.