Maine coon

noun

Definition of Maine coon

: any of a breed of large long-haired domestic cats that have a very full tapered tail

called also coon cat, Maine cat

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Maine coon

First Known Use of Maine coon

1892, in the meaning defined above

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“Maine coon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maine%20coon. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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