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kiang

noun ki·ang \kē-ˈäŋ\

Definition of KIANG

:  an Asian wild ass (Equus kiang syn. E. hemionus kiang) usually with reddish back and sides and white underparts, muzzle, and legs
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Origin of KIANG

Tibetan (Lhasa dialect) gyā̃, gyā̃ŋ (written Tibetan rgyaŋ)
First Known Use: 1869

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