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mountain goat

noun

: an animal that has horns and a thick white coat and that lives in the mountains of western North America

Full Definition of MOUNTAIN GOAT

:  a ruminant mammal (Oreamnos americanus) of mountainous northwestern North America that has a thick yellowish-white coat and slightly curved horns and resembles a goat

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First Known Use of MOUNTAIN GOAT

1833
MOUNTAIN GOAT Defined for Kids

mountain goat

noun

Definition of MOUNTAIN GOAT for Kids

:  a goatlike animal of the mountains of western North America with a thick white coat and slightly curved black horns

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