Definitions for ursus
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Ursus, genus Ursus(noun)
type genus of Ursidae: brown bears; in some classifications genus Ursus includes all bears
a genus of Carnivora including the common bears
Ursus is a genus in the family Ursidae that includes the widely distributed brown bears, the polar bear, and black bears. The name is derived from the Latin ursus, meaning bear.
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