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Noun: Tigers
  1. A terrorist organization in Sri Lanka that began in 1970 as a student protest over the limited university access for Tamil students; currently seeks to establish an independent Tamil state called Eelam; relies on guerilla strategy including terrorist tactics that target key government and military personnel
    "the Tamil Tigers perfected suicide bombing as a weapon of war"; "the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam perfected suicide bombing as a weapon of war";
    - Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, LTTE, Tamil Tigers, World Tamil Association, World Tamil Movement
Noun: tiger  tI-gu(r)
  1. Large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes; endangered
    - Panthera tigris
     
  2. A fierce or audacious person
    "he's a tiger on the tennis court"; "it aroused the tiger in me"

Type of: big cat, cat, foreign terrorist organisation [Brit], foreign terrorist organization, FTO, individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul, terrorist group, terrorist organisation [Brit], terrorist organization

Part of: genus Panthera, Panthera

Encyclopedia: Tigers, London Zoological Gardens

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