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sabre-toothed tiger

noun [C] uk UK ( US saber-toothed tiger)   /ˌseɪ.bə.tuːθtˈtaɪ.ɡər/ us    /-bɚ.tuːθtˈtaɪ.ɡɚ/
a large wild cat that lived in the past, with two long, curved front teeth
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