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Synonyms for cat

feline

Synonyms for cat

feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats

an informal term for a youth or man

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the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea

a whip with nine knotted cords

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a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts

a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis

beat with a cat-o'-nine-tails

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The lure men experienced an increased willingness of the trout at Sharpley Springs to take larger, seemingly protein-packed offerings, so Snakes, big Zonkers and Fluff Cat's Whiskers all attracted attention.
When your cat's whiskers move back and forth, either when he moves them voluntarily or when the tip of the whisker touches something, the mechanoreceptors detect subtle changes in air currents or vibrations and translate these into messages that indicate prey movement or the location of objects like furniture.
THE CAT'S WHISKERS...Some of thr fab Garfield movie goodies to be won.
Gibson, who was notching his first-ever treble, was seen to excellent effect when forcing Cat's Whiskers home by a length from Words And Deeds in the mile handicap.
Derwent: Cat's Whisker, Black Fritz, Orange Fritz, Dawson's Olive.
He caught 11 of his fish on Foam Beetles and Shuttlecocks, and the rest on a small Cat's Whisker fished under an indicator.
Sharpley: Black Buzzer, Pinky Bloodworm, Yellow Worm, Okey Dokey, Black/ White Zonker, Cat's Whisker, Appetiser, Damsel, Dawson's Olive.
David Sims from Middlesbrough also found success at the east end bay and along the south shore catching the biggest rainbow of the week, a 3lb 2oz rainbow on a Cat's Whisker.
JOHN Wildon of Middlesbrough continues to catch big fish at JUBILEE LAKES, his latest an 11lb 4oz rainbow which took a black and green Cat's Whisker.
Chatton: Black Buzzers, various black lures, Dawson's Olives, Cat's Whiskers, Nymphs, Bloodworms, Diawl Bachs.
G Maddison caught and released seven and 10 in two four-hour sessions mainly on black lures and Cat's Whiskers.
Chatton: Black Fritz, Damsels, Nymphs, Bloodworms, Diawl Bachs, Cat's Whiskers. Jubilee: Zonkers, pink lures, small Black Buzzer, Cat's Whisker.
RAINBOWS to 16lb were caught at STONEBRIDGE where the most effective pattern was a small green and white Cat's Whiskers with green wool body.
FLY BOX Chatton: Buzzers, Bloodworms, Montanas, Yellow Dancers, Cat'S Whiskers, Black Fritz, Diawl Bachs.