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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jose Vargas:

    When you see the puma eye to eye, it transmits an energy that's quite powerful.

  2. Yann Sommer:

    It can happen, it means it was a fight on the pitch... Of course, today we had a lot, I can't say we have to change because Puma is great.

  3. Red Bull in 2007-2010:

    Weight is crucial for us, the lightweight materials that Puma are now using in the suits, in the footwear, in the gloves, save us grams but they all add up.

  4. Shakaila Forbes-Bell:

    We see safety orange, as it is titled, up and down the catwalks for spring and summer 2018 especially in the New York shows like Tom Ford, Calvin Klein and Rihanna's Fenty Puma.

  5. Puma Energy:

    The company will acquire the assets and convert the site into a state-of-the-art storage facility, (Puma) will make Milford Haven a key site securing the supply of energy to the UK and wider region.

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