Siamese cat

Siamese cat

noun
one of a breed of slender, short-haired cats, raised originally in Siam, having a fawn or grayish body with extremities of a darker shade of the same color.

Origin:
1905–10

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Siamese cat
 
n
a short-haired breed of cat with a tapering tail, blue eyes, and dark ears, mask, tail, and paws
 
[so called because the breed is believed to have originated in Siam]

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