- a variety of domestic goat, raised originally in Angora, having long, silky hair called mohair.
Origin of Angora goat
First recorded in 1825–35
Also called Angora.
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Examples from the Web for angora goat
The wool of capra Angorensis or the Angora-goat, of which the shawls of Cashmere are made, and others in imitation of them.
- a breed of domestic goat with long soft hair
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