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Meaning of cheetah

chee•tah

Pronunciation: (chē'tu), [key]
— n.
  1. a cat, Acinonyx jubatus, of southwestern Asia and Africa, resembling a leopard but having certain doglike characteristics, often trained for hunting deer, antelope, etc.: an endangered species.
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