lion

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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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Natalie's dad Daniel confirmed that the family pet was often mistaken for the king of the beasts.
However, when Langston and Sara examine the victim, they discover that not all of her injuries could have been caused by the lion, unless the king of the beasts has access to a stun gun.