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a cross between a lion and a tigress (=female tiger)
A liger has officially been recognised as the world’s biggest cat ... The 49 inches tall crossbreed, born from a union between a lion and tigress, has been given the moniker of largest cat by the Guinness Book of World Records.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 28/11/2013 11:46:00
Definition of liger from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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