Asinus hemionus
Dziggetai Dzig"ge*tai, n. (Zo["o]l.) The kiang, a wild horse or wild ass of Tibet ({Asinus hemionus}). [1913 Webster]

Note: The name is sometimes applied also to the koulan or onager. See {Koulan}.


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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