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mountain goat

Origin
1825-1835
1825-35, Americanism
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Examples from the web for mountain goat
  • There was also a snow leopard versus a mountain goat on a nearly vertical slope.
  • Patrons recommend the herbed and marinated mountain goat.
  • It is full of stuffed and mounted animals ranging from a tarantula to a mountain goat.
  • The train is a sort of mechanical mountain goat, balancing on trestles and steep rock walls far above deep gorges.
  • The demographics of mountain goat populations are poorly understood.
  • mountain goat, bighorn sheep, and moose hunting are available only by special permit.
British Dictionary definitions for mountain goat

mountain goat

noun
1.
2.
any wild goat inhabiting mountainous regions
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