mountain sheep

noun

Definition of mountain sheep

: any of various wild sheep (such as bighorn, argali, or Dall sheep) inhabiting high mountains

First Known Use of mountain sheep

1596, in the meaning defined above

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“Mountain sheep.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mountain%20sheep. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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