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a variant spelling of bharal
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  • The fugitives often saw flocks of burhel—called nao in Bhutan—feeding on the precipitous slopes of the higher hills.

    The Jungle Girl

    Gordon Casserly
  • Occasionally an excursion up one of the side valleys would result in the shooting of a burhel or of a Tibetan gazelle.

    The Unveiling of Lhasa Edmund Candler
  • I think Blyth's name of Ovis burhel should be adopted to the exclusion of the other, which, however, is in general use.

  • I saw a good many flocks of burhel, but no very large heads.

    Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921 Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury

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