noun Etymology: Punjabi huṛeāl Date: 1860 an upland wild sheep (Ovis vignei) of southern and central Asia which is reddish brown and the males of which have a beard from the neck to the chest

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  • urial — wild central Asian sheep with reddish coat and long curved horns Unusual Animals …   Phrontistery dictionary

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  • urial — ur•i•al [[t]ˈʊər i əl[/t]] n. mam a wild sheep, Ovis orientalis, of S Asia • Etymology: 1885–90; < Punjabi hureāl …   From formal English to slang

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