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Rocky Mountain goat

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noun
a long-haired, white, antelopelike wild goat, Oreamnos americanus, of mountainous regions of western North America, having short, black horns.
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Origin of Rocky Mountain goat

An Americanism dating back to 1835–45
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Rocky Mountain goat

noun
a sure-footed goat antelope, Oreamnos americanus, inhabiting the Rocky Mountains. It has thick white hair and black backward-curving horns
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