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ring-tailed

[ring-teyld] /ˈrɪŋˌteɪld/
adjective
1.
having the tail ringed with alternating colors, as a raccoon.
2.
having a coiled tail.
Also, ringtail.
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25
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  • The zoo also has endangered species such as the red panda and ring-tailed lemur.
British Dictionary definitions for ring-tailed

ring-tailed

adjective
1.
(of an animal) having a tail marked with rings of a distinctive colour
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