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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
  
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Ziegen (Deut.); cabra (Esp.); chèvre (Fr.); geit (Ned., Nor.); bode (Port.)
 
Ziegen (Deut.); cabra (Esp.); chèvre (Fr.); geit (Ned., Nor.); bode (Port.)
  
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== Resources and Citations ==
  
* ''Encyclopedia Britannica'', http://www.britannica.com  Comment: "Goat." Encyclopædia Britannica. 26 Apr. 2004  .
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* ''Encyclopedia Britannica'', http://www.britannica.com  Comment: "Goat." Accessed: 26 Apr. 2004  .
  
* Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, at http://www.wikipedia.com  Comment: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goat (Accessed Nov. 2, 2005)
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* Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goat (Accessed Nov. 2, 2005)
  
 
* ''The American Heritage Dictionary'' or ''Encarta'', via Microsoft Bookshelf 98, Microsoft Corp., 1998
 
* ''The American Heritage Dictionary'' or ''Encarta'', via Microsoft Bookshelf 98, Microsoft Corp., 1998

Latest revision as of 13:15, 17 August 2020

Mountain Goat horn
MFA# 99.572

Description

A ruminant mammal from the Capra family native to mountainous regions of Europe, the Americas, and Asia. Goats were domesticated for their Milk, meat, and Fur. Their horns are hollow and male goats typically have long chin hairs.

See also Goat skiver, Goat vellum, Goatskin and Goat hair.

Goat

Synonyms and Related Terms

Ziegen (Deut.); cabra (Esp.); chèvre (Fr.); geit (Ned., Nor.); bode (Port.)

Resources and Citations

  • The American Heritage Dictionary or Encarta, via Microsoft Bookshelf 98, Microsoft Corp., 1998

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