Examples of puma in a Sentence
adult pumas can sometimes weigh over 200 pounds
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The announcement was made after a puma died over the weekend, the latest death at a zoo flagged for dozens of violations by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Few mountain lions (which are also known by some Californians as pumas) reacted to the frog recordings.
Also known as cougars, pumas and panthers, mountain lions are the largest wildcats in North America.
The puma headed into the Pulgas Ridge Open Space area after the second sighting.
Four days later, an 8-year-old puma, Soberana, died of intestinal trouble, the same day that a spider monkey drowned in a pond.
In a haze of maternal-ish instincts, Kathleen Hale hikes obsessively in search of the puma of Griffith Park.
Maned wolves, pumas and anteaters, meanwhile, were attracted to woodland and forest vegetation remnants found within ranch lands.
Thanks to their GPS collars, researchers noted both pumas traveling together for three days.
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Origin and Etymology of puma
First Known Use: 1774See Words from the same year
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