Definition of ocicat in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɒsɪkat/


A domestic cat of a breed having a spotted coat that resembles that of a wild cat: the ocicat loves attention and its leopard-style coat gives it a huge wow factor
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  • If you're looking for a feline who looks like an exotic spotted wildcat, but whose natural habitat is your living room, the Ocicat may be the cat for you.
  • Alert, modestly large ears complete the ocicat's head.
  • A seven month old Ocicat won Best in Show.


1970s: from ocelot (from a supposed resemblance to the ocelot) + -i- + cat1.

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