domestic goat


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Noun1.domestic goat - any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wooldomestic goat - any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wool
caprine animal, goat - any of numerous agile ruminants related to sheep but having a beard and straight horns
Cashmere goat, Kashmir goat - Himalayan goat having a silky undercoat highly prized as cashmere wool
Angora goat, Angora - a domestic breed of goat raised for its long silky hair which is the true mohair
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These animals, though wild and agile as chamois, were too much like domestic goats, and Franz could not consider them as game.
In this study the average PIC value of 16 loci was 0.53 in Buchi and 0.59 in Hashtnagri sheep which was lower than Indian domestic goat (0.60) (60), Chinese (0.62) and Saanen (0.57) goat breeds but greater than Korean goat (0.35) (61).
This is in contrast to the diet of leopards in the Ayubia National Park where scat DNA analysis have shown their diet comprises 65 per cent domestic goat, 20 per cent domestic dogs, and 12 per cent cows," he mentioned.
Sequencing and automated whole-genome optical mapping of the genome of a domestic goat (Capra hircus).
The HSP70-1 partial gene sequence (1344 bp) of the domestic goat was aligned with chromosome 23 sequence of goat available on NCBI (GenBank: CM001732.2) and then chromosomal sequence was used for primer designing.
Plasma concentrations of thyroid hormones in the domestic goat. Seasonal variations in relation to age.
Following his research on the subject, Sameer has come to the conclusion that the Omani headgear is a shawl prepared from pashmina -- down fibre or undercoat of a domestic goat, known as Capra hircus, which is native to the mountainous region in northern India.
Correlation between peripheral melatonin and general immune status of domestic goat Capra hircus: A seasonal and sex dependent variation.
The domestic goat (Capra aegagrus hircus) is a subspecies of goat domesticated from the wild goat of southwest Asia and Eastern Europe.
Sometimes the difference between deer tracks and the tracks of a domestic goat or a pig can be difficult to distinguish.