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tiger

the large, 3 ft (1 m) high, 10 ft (3 m) long, yellow and black vertically striped cat. Called also Panthera tigris.

tiger heart
the striped and mottled myocardium of young cattle affected by a malignant form of foot-and-mouth disease.
tiger snake
tan to olive, with creamy yellow cross bands, venomous Australian snake. Envenomation is characterized by muscular weakness, flaccid paralysis, pupillary dilatation, restlessness, myoglobinuria, and a high serum creatine phosphokinase. Called also Notechis scutatus. Western tiger snake is called Notechis scutatus occidentalis.
tiger stripe
see reticulated leukotrichia.
tiger stripe colon
the striking lesion of parallel lines of hemorrhages and congestion in the colon of cattle with rinderpest, acute mucosal disease and bovine malignant catarrhal fever. Called also zebra marks.
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With few exceptions, Europe lags well behind the US and Asian tiger economies in the availability of high speed broadband services.
Does the growth of the Indian and Chinese tiger economies pose a threat to Wales?
This is now seen as paternalistic, although perhaps not unsurprisingly the tiger economies of the Far East, and many of them still remain tiger economies, follow exactly that procedure.
In the Tiger economies, the repercussions of last summer's turmoil continue to be felt.
And jobs at British firms may also be affected if UK exports to the so- called Tiger economies - estimated at pounds 11.
These are the tiger economies in Southeast Asia, characterized by the growing importance of their manufacturing industry, producing labor intensive to medium skill products, the decline in importance of agriculture and a growing service sector," says Chan.