Angora goat

noun

: any of a breed of domestic goats raised for their long silky hair which is the true mohair

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Word History

First Known Use

1745, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Angora goat was in 1745

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“Angora goat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Angora%20goat. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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Angora goat

noun
: any of a breed of domestic goats raised for their long silky hair which is used to make true mohair fabrics

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