Angora cat

Angora cat

noun
a long-haired variety of the domestic cat, raised originally in Angora, having a long body, pointed head, and bushy tail.
Also called Angora.


Origin:
1810–20

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Angora cat
 
n
1.  a long-haired variety of cat, originating in Britain from crosses between Abyssinian and Siamese breeds in the 1960s
2.  a former Turkish breed of cats popular in the 19th century

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