black wolf

noun

Definition of black wolf

1 : a melanistic color phase of the European wolf once common in the Pyrenees
2 : a melanistic color phase of the American gray wolf

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“Black wolf.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black%20wolf. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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