ocicat

noun
oci·​cat | \ ˈä-sē-ˌkat How to pronounce ocicat (audio) \

Definition of ocicat

: any of a breed of domestic cats developed by crossing Siamese, American shorthair, and Abyssinian cats and having a short spotted coat

First Known Use of ocicat

1967, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ocicat

blend of ocelot and cat

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“Ocicat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ocicat. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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