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Species: The basic unit of a biological classification, consisting of similar indiviuals that are distinctively different from all other species and can breed together to produce fertile offspring like themselves. All domestic cats (off all breeds) belong to one species.
Sperm: the male reproductive cell
Spotting: the occurrence of white patches in the coat
Spraying: the instinct of urinating (mainly by toms) to mark out territory
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