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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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Into the Lion's Den has high reader appeal, reaching out to young mystery enthusiasts and beyond.
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And after managing to raise pounds 280,000 between them, the pair are now hoping to attract more than 90,000 visitors to enter the Lion's Den, on the southern edge of town, over the coming year.