from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See panda.

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  • n. Ailuropoda melanoleuca — A mammal in the Ursidae family, commonly known as the panda.

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  • n. large black-and-white herbivorous mammal of bamboo forests of China and Tibet; in some classifications considered a member of the bear family or of a separate family Ailuropodidae


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  • The indri, largest and most astonishing of all living lemurs, with black-and-white fur like a giant panda and the head of an Afghan hound, showed itself only in the northeastern zone, including Analamazaotra.

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