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goral

(ˈɡɔːrəl)
n
(Animals) a small goat antelope, Naemorhedus goral, inhabiting mountainous regions of S Asia. It has a yellowish-grey and black coat and small conical horns
[C19: from Hindi, probably of Sanskrit origin]
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Noun1.goral - small goat antelope with small conical hornsgoral - small goat antelope with small conical horns; of southern Asian mountains
goat antelope - bovid related to goats but having antelope-like features: mountain goats; gorals; serows; chamois; gnu goats
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