Manx cat


: any of a breed of short-haired or long-haired tailless domestic cats

Word History

First Known Use

1848, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Manx cat was in 1848

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Cite this Entry

“Manx cat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

Kids Definition

Manx cat

: any of a breed of tailless domestic cats with short or long hair
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