Etymology
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ocelot (n.)

"large wildcat of Central and South America," 1775, from French ocelot, a word formed by French naturalist Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (1707-1788), from Nahuatl (Aztecan) ocelotl "jaguar" (in full tlalocelotl, a compound formed with tlalli "field").

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Definitions of ocelot

ocelot (n.)
nocturnal wildcat of Central America and South America having a dark-spotted buff-brown coat;
Synonyms: panther cat / Felis pardalis
From wordnet.princeton.edu