Definition of Angora. Meaning of Angora. Synonyms of Angora

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Definition of Angora

Angora
Angora An*go"ra ([a^]n*g[=o]"r[.a]), n. A city of Asia Minor (or Anatolia) which has given its name to a goat, a cat, etc. Angora cat (Zo["o]l.), a variety of the domestic cat with very long and silky hair, generally of the brownish white color. Called also Angola cat. See Cat. Angora goat (Zo["o]l.), a variety of the domestic goat, reared for its long silky hair, which is highly prized for manufacture.

Meaning of Angora from wikipedia

- The Turkish Angora (Turkish: Ankara kedisi, 'Ankara cat') is a breed of a domestic cat. Turkish Angoras are one of the ancient, natural breeds of cat...
- Angora hair or Angora fibre refers to the downy coat produced by the Angora rabbit. While the names of the source animals are similar, Angora fibre is...
- Satin Angora. Others include: German Angora, Chinese Angora, Finnish Angora, ****anese Angora, Korean Angora, Russian Angora, St. Lucian Angora, and Swiss...
- Angora may refer to: Angora, the historic name of Ankara, the capital city of Turkey Angora, Philadelphia Angora (SEPTA station), a commuter rail station...
- Turkish: [ˈaŋkaɾa] (listen)), historically known as Ancyra (/ænˈsaɪrə/) and Angora (/æŋˈɡɔːrə/, also US: /ˈæŋɡərə/), is the capital of Turkey. With a po****tion...
- The Angora goat (Turkish: Ankara keçisi) is a breed of domesticated goat, historically known as Angora. Angora goats produce the lustrous fibre known as...
- fabric or yarn made from the hair of the Angora goat (not to be confused with the Angora rabbit which produces Angora wool). Both durable and resilient, mohair...
- breeding poultry and angora rabbits. In 1928, Spagnoli was the first person to introduce angora yarn for knitwear with the trademark l'Angora Spagnoli, including...
- known as the British Angora before being renamed in 2002 by British cat fanciers in order to avoid confusion with the Turkish Angora. Oriental Longhairs...
- Also very po****r are alpaca fiber and mohair from Angora goats. Unusual fibers such as Angora wool from rabbits and Chiengora from dogs also exist...
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