Definition of argali
: a large wild sheep (Ovis ammon) of central Asia with the ram having massive horns
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For the elusive snow leopard in Kyrgyzstan, a satisfying meal consists of an ibex or an argali.
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Origin and Etymology of argali
First Known Use: 1760See Words from the same year
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