house cat

noun
any domesticated member of the genus Felis
Hypernyms: ↑cat, ↑true cat, ↑domestic animal, ↑domesticated animal
Hyponyms:
Member Holonyms: ↑Felis, ↑genus Felis, ↑clowder

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noun
: cat 1a

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noun, pl ⋯ cats [count]
: a cat that is kept as a pet

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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