Angora: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ang-gôr'u, -gōr'u, an- for 1–3, 5–7 ang-gôr'u, -gōr'u, ang'gur-u for 4), [key]
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  2. (often l.c.) the hair of the Angora goat or of the Angora rabbit.
  3. (often l.c.) yarn, fabric, or a garment made from this hair.
  4. Ankara.
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  1. (usually l.c.) made from a yarn or fabric of the hairs of the Angora goat or Angora rabbit: an angora sweater.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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