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Any of several large terrestrial North American salamanders of the genus Ambystoma, especially A. tigrinum, usually having light-colored bars or spots on a dark background.
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a salamander, Ambystoma tigrinum, having a dark body with yellowish spots or bars.
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|Noun||1.||tiger salamander - widely distributed brown or black North American salamander with vertical yellowish blotches|
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