Meaning of panther

pan•ther

Pronunciation: (pan'thur), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -thers, -ther,
—n.
  1. the cougar or puma, Felis concolor.
  2. the leopard, Panthera pardus.
  3. any leopard in the black color phase.
  4. a very fierce person.
  5. (cap.)a 43-ton (39 m ton) German tank of World War II with a 75mm gun as its main armament.
—adj.
  1. fierce; strong and violent.

Pan•ther

Pronunciation: (pan'thur), [key]
— n.
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