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lion

the largest wild carnivore, yellow, tawny or gray in color; males have a distinctive mane. Called also Panthera leo.

lion jaw
see craniomandibular osteopathy.
mountain lion
a lion-colored, maneless lion. Called also Panthera concolor (syn. Felis concolor), cougar, puma.
lion-tailed macaque
Macaca silenus. See also macaque.
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The British Lions are typical of the woolly thinking of the Northern Hemisphere.
Bernard Laporte, Toulon's director of rugby, has confirmed the British Lions star will see out the final year of his three-year contract at Stade Felix Mayol.
Sir Ian's talk about the collective focus he engendered as British Lions coach resonated.
The couple, who celebrated their first wedding anniversary yesterday, revealed Natasha, 25, is pregnant again by the 32-yearold former British Lion.
And he added: "I played the British Lions at the start of the year and I realised that it was a completely different way to play rugby.
You only have to look at pre-Christmas internationals, the Six Nations and, if you look at the play-off games last year there were a few that were played on a Sunday and the final one would fall inside the British Lions tour.
Gatland, who coached Wales to the World Cup semi-finals last autumn as well as this year's Six Nations Grand Slam, will become the second New Zealander to lead the British Lions on tour after Graham Henry 11 years ago.
Summary: British Lions star Mike Phillips has been quizzed by police over an alleged row with a taxi driver.
Friends and family said goodbye to the Wales and British Lions star at his funeral service on Friday.
FOUR rugby fans visiting South Africa for the British Lions tour have told of their terrifying ordeal at being carjacked and beaten up at gunpoint.
Drawing on interviews from more than 75 British Lions tourists since the fifties, this book captures what it means to be a British Lions player: The historic victories, the glorious failures and the stories surrounding the icons of rugby such as Edwards, Bennett, Hastings, Guscott, Dallaglio and Johnson.
Rugby Union: In which city will the first South Africa v British Lions Test in 2009 take place?

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