Angora cat

noun

Definition of Angora cat

: any of a breed of cats having a long graceful body and silky medium-length hair with no undercoat broadly : a long-haired domestic cat

First Known Use of Angora cat

1771, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Angora cat

Angora (Ankara), Turkey

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“Angora cat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Angora%20cat. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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