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  Definition of CAT
  1. a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis
  2. feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and being unable to roar; domestic cats; wildcats
  3. any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
  4. a large vehicle that is driven by caterpillar tracks; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work
  5. a whip with nine knotted cords; "British sailors feared the cat"
  6. the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant; "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
  7. a spiteful woman gossip; "what a cat she is!"
  8. an informal term for a youth or man; "a nice guy"; "the guy''s only doing it for some doll"
  9. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"
  10. beat with a cat-o''-nine-tails
Similar Words: computerized tomography, computed tomography, CT, computerized axial tomography, computed axial tomography, cat, true cat, big cat, Caterpillar, cat-o'-nine-tails, kat, khat, qat, quat, Arabian tea, African tea, guy, hombre, bozo, vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up


Hyponyms: domestic cat, house cat, Felis domesticus, Felis catus, wildcat, leopard, Panthera pardus, snow leopard, ounce, Panthera uncia, jaguar, panther, Panthera onca, Felis onca, lion, king of beasts, Panthera leo, tiger, Panthera tigris, liger, tiglon, tigon, cheetah, chetah, Acinonyx jubatus, saber-toothed tiger, sabertooth, sod


Member Meronyms: Felidae, family Felidae


Derivational Morphology: cat, vomit, vomiting, emesis, regurgitation, disgorgement, puking, vomiter, spewer, vomitus, puke, heave, retch, sick, emetic, vomitive, nauseant, cat-o'-nine-tails


Anagrams: act


Language Translations:
Afrikaans: kat   Albanian: mace  
Armenian: կատու   Basque: katu  
Bosnian: mačka   Breton: kaz  
Bulgarian: котка   Catalan: felí and gat  
Chinese: and   Croatian: mačka  
Danish: huskat and kat   Dutch: huiskat and kat  
Esperanto: kato   Estonian: kaslane and kass  
Finnish: kissa and kissaeläin   French: chat and félin  
Georgian: კატა   German: Katze  
Greek: (general) el and γάτος   Hebrew: חתול  
Hindi: बिल्ली   Hungarian: macska  
Icelandic: köttur   Ido: kato  
Indonesian: kucing   Interlingua: catto and felin  
Irish: cat   Italian: felino and gatto  
Japanese: ネコ and   Korean: 고양이  
Latin: feles   Latvian: kaķis  
Lithuanian: katė   Macedonian: мачка  
Malay: kucing   Malayalam: പൂച്ച  
Maltese: qattus   Norwegian: huskatt and kattedyr  
Novial: kate   Persian: گربه  
Polish: kot   Portuguese: felino and gato  
Romanian: pisică   Russian: кот and кошка  
Slovak: mačka   Slovene: maček and mačka  
Spanish: felino and gato   Swahili: paka  
Swedish: katt and kattdjur   Tagalog: pusa  
Telugu: పిల్లి   Turkish: kedi  
Ukrainian: кіт   Vietnamese: (con) mèo and mèo  
Yiddish: קאץ  
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