Definition of Kashmir goat in English:

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Kashmir goat

noun

A goat of a Himalayan breed, yielding fine, soft wool that is used to make cashmere.
Example sentences
  • The best raw material for the creation of cashmere yarn comes from fibres extracted from Kashmir goats in the Chinese region formerly known as Inner Mongolia.
  • A surreal sight is the wild Kashmir goats that have roamed freely on the Orme since the 1890s.
  • The fine fabric known as cashmere is named after the Kashmir goats that live in the Himalayas.

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Syllabification: Kash·mir goat

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