Bengal tiger

noun

Definition of Bengal tiger

: a tiger (Panthera tigris tigris) occurring especially in India

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Bengal tiger

First Known Use of Bengal tiger

1765, in the meaning defined above

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“Bengal tiger.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bengal%20tiger. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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