Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Puma"

The meaning of "Puma" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa 'A puma was spotted 45 miles south of London. '
My first question is : Is the puma in the London?
My second question is :Does the sentence have the same meaning if there is a 'to the' before ' south of London' ??
A: The puma was 45 miles away from London in the south direction.
No different if there is a 'to the'. It is usually omitted in reporting.
Q: O que significa She is a puma woman?
A: I'm not 100% sure.

it would make sense if you called an older woman who goes after younger men a "cougar."

she is a cougar.

not sure if that was what your sentence meant or not

Synonyms of "Puma" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre puma, panther, cougar, jaguar, cheetah e leopard ?
A: Panthera is the name of the genus that comprises tigers, lions, jaguars, and leopards.

Acinonyx is the name of the genus that holds the cheetah. The cheetah is the only known living species of the Acinonyx.

Jaguars and leopards are classified as panthers
Pumas and cougars are classified as Pumas.
Cheetahs are classified as Acinonyx.

Other questions about "Puma"

Q: The puma that escaped from the zoo last night was five times bigger than my cat.
soa natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Puma was a large,cat-like animal which are found in America. When the report came in to London zoo that a wild puma has been spotted forty-five miles south of London,they were not taken seriously.
What about my pronunciation and speed? soa natural?
A: English is usually spoken a lot slower. Usually when learners speak slower, their pronunciation gets better too!
Q: No missing puma was reported from zoos over the country. soa natural?
A: Sorry meant to say a little unnatural 'no missing pumas were reported by zoos throughout the country'
Q: it must have been a puma who was privately possessed by a collector and somehow managed to escape. soa natural?
A: @Xiaochun: perfect :D

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