Definition of Angora in English :

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Angora meaning in English

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Angora

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Noun

1. angora, ankara, capital of turkey, turkish capital

the capital of Turkey; located in west-central Turkey; it was formerly known as Angora and is the home of Angora goats

2. angora, angora goat

a domestic breed of goat raised for its long silky hair which is the true mohair

3. angora, angora rabbit

domestic breed of rabbit with long white silky hair

4. angora, angora cat

a long-haired breed of cat similar to the Persian cat

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Angora

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noun (sometimes capital)
a. 
the long soft hair of the outer coat of the Angora goat or the fur of the Angora rabbit
b. 
yarn, cloth, or clothing made from this hair
c. 
a material made to resemble this yarn or cloth
d. 
(as modifier)
an angora sweater
See also mohair
noun
1. (æŋˈɡɔːrə , ˈæŋɡərə ) the former name (until 1930) of Ankara
2. (æŋˈɡɔːrə ) short for Angora cat, Angora goat, Angora rabbit

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Angora

see synonyms of angora
noun
1. 
a kind of cat with long, silky fur
: in full Angora cat
2. 
a. 
a kind of goat raised for its long, silky hair
: in full Angora goat
b. 
this hair (Angora wool) or the cloth made from this hair; mohair
3. 
a. 
a long-eared rabbit, raised for its long, silky hair
: in full Angora rabbit
b. 
this hair
c. 
a soft yarn made from this hair and used esp. for sweaters, etc.

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Angora

see synonyms of angora
See Ankara.
n.
1. often angora
a. The hair of the Angora goat or of the Angora rabbit. Also called Angora wool.
b. A yarn or fabric made from either of these kinds of hair.
2. An Angora cat.
3. An Angora goat.
4. An Angora rabbit.

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