Translation of angora in Spanish:

angora

Pronunciation: /æŋˈgɔːrə/

noun/nombre

  • angora (feminine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [sweater/scarf] de angora Angora cat/goat/rabbit gato (masculine)/cabra (feminine)/conejo (masculine) de angora
    More example sentences
    • Fabrics that are derived from animal hair (including angora, cashmere and basic wool blends) are most susceptible to insect damage.
    • I do not have experience dyeing wool, cashmere, angora, or other similar hair fibers, so I cannot speak directly.
    • Mohair, angora, wool, cashmere, camel, alpaca, etc. are all your allies against the wind and cold.

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