Simple Definition of ibex
: a wild goat that lives chiefly in the mountains of Europe, Asia, and northeastern Africa
Full Definition of ibex
plural ibex or ibex·es
: any of several wild goats (genus Capra, especially C. ibex) living chiefly in high mountain areas of the Old World and having large recurved horns transversely ridged in front
Origin of ibex
First Known Use: 1607
Rhymes with ibex
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