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argali


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Argal  \Ar"gal\,  Argali  \Ar"ga*li\,  n.  [Mongolian.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  species  of  wild  sheep  ({Ovis  ammon},  or  {O.  argali}), 
  remarkable  for  its  large  horns.  It  inhabits  the  mountains  of 
  Siberia  and  central  Asia. 
 
  Note:  The  bearded  argali  is  the  aoudad.  See  {Aoudad}.  The 
  name  is  also  applied  to  the  bighorn  sheep  of  the  Rocky 
  Mountains.  See  {Bighorn}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  argali 
  n  :  wild  sheep  of  semidesert  regions  in  central  Asia  [syn:  {argal}, 
  {Ovis  ammon}] 




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