miaow

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miaow

see mew.

mew, miaow

the vocal sound characteristic of domestic cats; in various languages it is spelled in 31 different ways, which include 'miaow', 'meow', 'myaus', 'mio', and 'mau'. See also vocalization.
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You have now trained him to meow many, many times for the intermittent reward.
In laboratory studies, cats have been conditioned to meow 15 times for each small food reward.