moon bear


Definition of moon bear

: asiatic black bear The moon bear is big and shaggy, with round, upright ears, and often a thick mane like a lion's.— Lori Valigra, Christian Science Monitor, 3 Oct. 2002

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First Known Use of moon bear

1989, in the meaning defined above

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“Moon bear.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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