What does PUMA mean?

Definitions for PUMAˈpyu mə, ˈpu-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cougar, puma, catamount, mountain lion, painter, panther, Felis concolor(noun)

    large American feline resembling a lion


  1. puma(Noun)

    The mountain lion, cougar, Puma concolor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Puma(noun)

    a large American carnivore (Felis concolor), found from Canada to Patagonia, especially among the mountains. Its color is tawny, or brownish yellow, without spots or stripes. Called also catamount, cougar, American lion, mountain lion, and panther or painter

  2. Origin: [Peruv. puma.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Puma

    pū′ma, n. a carnivorous animal, of the cat kind, of a reddish-brown colour without spots, called also the American lion. [Peruv. puma.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Puma

    A genus in the family FELIDAE comprising one species, Puma concolor. It is a large, long-tailed, feline of uniform color. The names puma, cougar, and mountain lion are used interchangeably for this species. There are more than 20 subspecies.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PUMA in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PUMA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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