dall sheep

Dall's sheep

[dawlz]
noun
a white-haired wild sheep, Ovis dalli, of mountainous regions of northwestern North America, having curved horns.
Also, Dall sheep.


Origin:
1905–10; named after William H. Dall (1845–1927), American naturalist

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dall's sheep

noun
large white wild sheep of northwestern Canada and Alaska [syn: Dall sheep
dall sheep

noun
large white wild sheep of northwestern Canada and Alaska 
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