feline feline  /ˈfi ˌlaɪn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of various lithe-bodied roundheaded fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws
  2. (adj) of or relating to cats

Usage(s):

  1. But Reeves says Urlesque's ban has also awoken a vocal feline-defense movement.
  2. The divided feline cerebrum offers tantalizing clues to right-brain, left-brain investigations.
  3. Not everyone loved his disreputable feline.

News

  1. Tiger injures Exotic Feline Rescue Center worker

    CENTER POINT — A worker cleaning a cage at the Exotic Feline Rescue Center in Center Point was critically injured Friday when she was attacked by a tiger that held her head i ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Bedford Times-Mail

  2. Tiger mauls worker at exotic feline sanctuary in Indiana

    By Brendan O'Brien (Reuters) - A tiger kept at an Indiana sanctuary for abused and neglected felines mauled a caretaker who was cleaning the animal's pen on Friday, gripping the woman's head in its mouth at one point in an attack that left the victim in critical condition, authorities said. Co-workers at the Exotic Feline Rescue Center broke off the attack by the 18-year-old tiger by spraying ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Feline behavior experts release guidelines to improve the welfare of cats

    ( SAGE Publications ) A team of internationally recognized feline experts including veterinarians and feline scientists were invited by the International Society of Feline Medicine and the American Association of Feline Practitioners to compile guidelines for veterinarians, owners and those working with cats on how to meet the environmental needs of the domestic cat.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

Quotes

  1. William Roache, who plays Ken Barlow in Coronation Street, said: "From supporting the awards before, I have been amazed by the various stories of feline bravery, courage and survival and I am looking forward to hearing more tales this year. Cats...
    on Apr 23, 2008 By: William Roache Source: Rye and Battle Today

  2. "She is absolutely beautiful with her quite striking feline features and she is probably my favourite model," Kerr says.
    on Aug 4, 2008 By: Miranda Kerr Source: The Age

  3. "Imagine a person, tall, lean and feline, high-shouldered, with a brow like Shakespeare and a face like Satan, a close-shaven skull, and long, magnetic eyes of the true cat-green," Rohmer wrote in The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. "Invest him with...
    on Apr 26, 2008 By: Sax Rohmer Source: Toronto Star

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