Euarctos

noun
American black bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus
Syn: ↑genus Euarctos
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Ursidae, ↑family Ursidae

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\\yüˈ(w)ärktəs, -ˌtäs\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from eu- + Greek arktos bear — more at arctic
in some classifications : a genus of bears comprising the American and sometimes the Asiatic black bears — compare selenarctos, ursus

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  • Euarctos americanus — noun brown to black North American bear; smaller and less ferocious than the brown bear • Syn: ↑American black bear, ↑black bear, ↑Ursus americanus • Hypernyms: ↑bear • Hyponyms: ↑cinnamon bear …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Euarctos — noun American black bears; in some classifications not a separate genus from Ursus • Syn: ↑Euarctos • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Ursidae, ↑family Ursidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • American black bear — noun brown to black North American bear; smaller and less ferocious than the brown bear • Syn: ↑black bear, ↑Ursus americanus, ↑Euarctos americanus • Hypernyms: ↑bear • Hyponyms: ↑cinnamon bear …   Useful english dictionary

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