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kulan

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Pronunciation: /ˈkuːlən
 
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Definition of kulan in English:

noun

An animal of a race of the Asian wild ass, native to the central Asian steppes.
  • Equus hemionus kulan, family Equidae. Compare with onager, kiang

Origin

late 18th century: from Turkic.

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