bharal
noun Etymology: Hindi Date: 1838 any of a genus (Pseudois) of goatlike bovid mammals of the Himalayas and western China having a bluish-gray coat

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  • Bharal — Pseudois Bharal …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bharal — Taxobox name = Bharal status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 trend = unknown image width = 200px image caption = Bharals in Beijing zoo regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Artiodactyla familia = Bovidae subfamilia =… …   Wikipedia

  • bharal — melsvasis avinas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Pseudois nayaur angl. bharal; blue sheep vok. Blauschaf; Nahur rus. голубой баран; куку яман; нахур pranc. bouc bleu ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • bharal — /berr euhl/, n. a wild sheep, Pseudois nahoor, of Tibet and adjacent mountainous regions, having goatlike horns that curve backward. Also, burrhel. Also called blue sheep. [1830 40; < Hindi] * * * …   Universalium

  • bharal — bluish gray Himalayan goat Unusual Animals …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • bharal — n. blue sheep, wild sheep with a blue gray coat and horns that curve backwards (native to the Himalayas and western China) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bharal — [ bʌr(ə)l] noun a Himalayan wild sheep with a bluish coat and backward curving horns. [Pseudois nayaur.] Origin C19: from Hindi …   English new terms dictionary

  • bharal — bhar·al …   English syllables

  • bharal — /ˈbarəl/ (say bahruhl) noun a wild mountain sheep, Pseudois nayaur, of the rugged mountainous regions of the Himalayas, with hooves ending in a point as an adaptation for climbing rocks, and thick horns swept backwards; blue sheep. {Hindi} …   Australian English dictionary

  • bharal —   n. Himalayan wild sheep with blue black coat …   Dictionary of difficult words

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