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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Wild goat of mountain areas of Eurasia and northern Africa having large recurved horns.

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  • Except just after changing their coats, when they are of a greyish hue, the general colour of the ibex is a dirty yellowish brown.
  • "And do you know," chuckled Mary, "Bill sat down and gave up spelling the word -- and he doesn't know how to spell 'ibex' yet!"
  • "In one of your letters you mention the Scind ibex, which is a wild goat.
  • The open season on "ibex," of which one per year may be killed, may as well be continued. for more
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