grizzly bear

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Synonyms for grizzly bear

powerful brownish-yellow bear of the uplands of western North America

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macrotis mutica) may have had a beneficial associative relationship with the California grizzly bear (U.
The author of the article was a San Francisco journalist named Allen Kelly The object of his quest was a California grizzly bear.
It also provides background information about legislative activities in the State Capitol, describes the California State Seal and Flag, and identifies the five state symbols (California quail, California grizzly bear, poppy/flame flower, California redwood, golden trout).
San Joaquin soil would join the list of well-known California symbols such as the California grizzly bear and the golden poppy and not-so-well-known symbols like the dog-face butterfly and the saber-toothed cat.
At that time, of course, the California grizzly bear was alive and well.
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