Kashmir goat


Definition of Kashmir goat

: an Indian goat raised chiefly for its undercoat of fine soft wool that constitutes the cashmere wool of commerce

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History and Etymology for Kashmir goat

from Kashmir, region in the northern part of the Indian subcontinent

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“Kashmir goat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kashmir%20goat. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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