Definition of goral
: any of several goat antelopes (genus Naemorhedus) occurring from the southern Himalayas to northern parts of China and being closely related to the Rocky Mountain goat
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Origin and Etymology of goral
perhaps from a modern Indic word derived from Sanskrit gaura gaur
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