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ˈpæn dəpan·da

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. giant panda, panda, panda bear, coon bear, Ailuropoda melanoleucanoun

    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

  2. lesser panda, red panda, panda, bear cat, cat bear, Ailurus fulgensnoun

    reddish-brown Old World raccoon-like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas

GCIDE

  1. pandanoun

    The giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), a bearlike black-and white mammal now found wild only in the central forests of China, which lives mainly on on bamboo. It is an endangered species, and is a popular attraction in the few zoos which have bveen able to obtain specimens.

  2. pandanoun

    A small Asiatic mammal (Ailurus fulgens) having fine soft fur, which inhabits the mountains of Northern India. It was once thought to be related to the bears, but is now believed to be more closely related to raccoons. It has reddish-brown fur on the back and sides, and black fur on the legs and underside. Called also the lesser panda.

Wiktionary

  1. pandanoun

    The red panda, a small raccoon-like animal, Ailurus fulgens of northeast Asia with reddish fur and a long, ringed tail.

    Etymology: From panda, apparently from a local language of Nepal but not traced in Nepali.

  2. pandanoun

    The giant panda – a black and white bear-like animal, Ailuropoda melanoleuca from the mountains of China.

    Etymology: From panda, apparently from a local language of Nepal but not traced in Nepali.

  3. pandanoun

    A police car.

    Etymology: From panda, apparently from a local language of Nepal but not traced in Nepali.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pandanoun

    a small Asiatic mammal (Ailurus fulgens) having fine soft fur. It is related to the bears, and inhabits the mountains of Northern India

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Panda

    pan′da, n. a remarkable animal in the bear section of Carnivores found in the south-east Himalayas.—Also Chitwah, or Red bear-cat.

Editors Contribution

  1. panda

    A type of animal.

    The Panda is created in various colors, eg. red and white.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 16, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of panda in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of panda in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of panda in a Sentence

  1. Shi Qin:

    We realized this was a serious case when test results came back saying panda. To be cautious we asked them to run the tests again, and it was confirmed, this was panda.

  2. Berlin Zoo:

    On Saturday evening, Berlin's panda population doubled as Germany welcomed its first-ever panda offspring - two of them!

  3. Ronald Swaisgood:

    Pairs are selected to maximize maintenance of genetic diversity in the panda population. This is essential for maintaining healthy populations, and currently we have no problem with this, however, there are often several candidate mates that are genetically suitable, and we believe that behavior and mate choice has a role to play for improving the success rate of breeding among genetically suitable partners.

  4. Chiang Mai:

    The autopsy and analysis by Chinese-Thai experts showed that the nutrition health of Giant Panda Chuang Chuang was good, no external wounds were found and no foreign objects were found in his trachea, the cause of his death was heart failure, resulting in the lack of oxygen of internal organs and leading to his death.

  5. Duyeon Kim:

    As long as Ankit Panda physical health holds up, I think Ankit Panda's in it for the next few decades, and so this is where the long game really is important for us to remember -- that even if North Korea does not make big strides in achieving North Korea goals immediately or in the mid-term, North Korea has always been resilient even in the harshest of economic times.

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