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Gidney also noticed that Scar’s minions, the hyenas, spoke in either African American English or English with a Spanish accent.
When Disney announced the cast on Twitter, fans noticed that the original hyena trio, which included Shenzi, Banzai, and Ed, is no longer.
Other animals that may be spotted along the attraction include antelopes, crocodiles, elephants, hyenas, lions, warthogs, zebras and flamingos.
Keegan-Michael Key is also joining the cast as one of the evil hyenas.
Their list included antelopes, giraffes, elephants, lions, cheetahs, zebras, baboons, gorillas, warthogs, hyenas, rhinoceroses, hippopotamuses and gazelles.
But here, animals roam and rule, including elephants, giraffes, zebras, hyenas, cheetahs, and more.
Turns out, hyenas can’t climb — which Naborr knew, of course.
Other animals, from hyenas to lions, can slaughter a litter in a matter of moments.
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There are three species of hyena— doglike carnivores found in Asia and Africa. Actually more closely related to cats than to dogs, hyenas have coarse fur, four toes on each foot, long forelegs, claws that do not retract, and enormously strong jaws and teeth. They live alone or in packs and may be active by night or day. Hyenas are noted for scavenging but will also attack live prey. The spotted, or laughing, hyena, whose calls alternately resemble wailing and maniacal laughter, ranges through much of sub-Saharan Africa. Yellowish or grayish with dark spots, it is about 6½ ft (1.8 m) long, including the 12-in (30-cm) tail, and weighs up to 175 lb (80 kg). The hyena has been known to attack people and even to carry off young children.
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Definition of hyena for English Language Learners
: a large animal of Asia and Africa that eats the flesh of dead animals
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