goral

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n goral small goat antelope with small conical horns; of southern Asian mountains
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Goral (Zoöl) An Indian goat antelope (Nemorhedus goral), resembling the chamois.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n goral A kind of goat-antelope, Antilope or Nemorhœdus goral, inhabiting the Himalaya mountains. It has short, conical, inclined, recurved horns, and short fur of a grayish-brown color minutely dotted with black, the cheeks, chin, and upper part of the throat being white. The goat-antelope of Japan is similar. Also gooral.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Goral gō′ral a Himalayan goat-antelope.
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Usage

In literature:

We would arrive to see the hounds dancing about the burrow yelping excitedly instead of having a goral at bay as we had expected.
"Camps and Trails in China" by Roy Chapman Andrews and Yvette Borup Andrews
Himalayan bighorn sheep, burrhel and goral.
"Our Vanishing Wild Life" by William T. Hornaday
Gural (Cemas goral), 3000-8000 ft. Kashmir, Chamba, Simla hills, Bashahr.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
On April 21st I tried driving for gorals, and got four, and on the next two days I got three gorals and two bears.
"Hunting in Many Lands" by Various
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In news:

ROCKFORD — Rockford Township Supervisor Mickey Goral received the Robert L Turner Award last week at the Township Officials of Illinois' 105th Educational Conference in Springfield.
Gorall says if Buchanan incorporated , the western half of the town would qualify to become a village, but the east side would remain a town.
Tim Goral, editor-in-chief of University Business, has been a member of Professional Media Group since 2000, when as features editor he joined the staff of District Administration, the publication for K–12 educators.
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