Dall's sheep
noun see Dall sheep

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Dall's sheep — Dall s′ sheep′ [[t]dɔlz[/t]] also Dall′ sheep′ n. mam a white haired wild mountain sheep, Ovis dalli, of NW North America • Etymology: 1905–10; after William H. Dall (1845–1927), U.S. naturalist …   From formal English to slang

  • Dall's sheep — noun large white wild sheep of northwestern Canada and Alaska • Syn: ↑Dall sheep, ↑white sheep, ↑Ovis montana dalli • Hypernyms: ↑wild sheep • Member Holonyms: ↑Ovis, ↑genus Ovis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dall's sheep — /dawlz/ a white haired wild sheep, Ovis dalli, of mountainous regions of northwestern North America, having curved horns. Also, Dall sheep. [1905 10; named after William H. Dall (1845 1927), American naturalist] * * * …   Universalium

  • Dall sheep — ram at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage, Alaska. Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Dall sheep — [dôl] n. a wild sheep (Ovis dalli) with white hair and long spiral horns, living in the mountains of NW North America: also Dall s sheep * * *       (Ovis dalli), species of bighorn (bighorn sheep) (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

  • Dall sheep — [dôl] n. a wild sheep (Ovis dalli) with white hair and long spiral horns, living in the mountains of NW North America: also Dall s sheep …   English World dictionary

  • Dall Sheep — Taxobox name = Dall Sheep status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=Caprinae Specialist Group|year=2000|id=39250|title=Ovis dalli|downloaded=12 May 2006 ] image width = 250px image caption = Dall Sheep ram at the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dall sheep — noun large white wild sheep of northwestern Canada and Alaska • Syn: ↑Dall s sheep, ↑white sheep, ↑Ovis montana dalli • Hypernyms: ↑wild sheep • Member Holonyms: ↑Ovis, ↑genus Ovis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dall sheep — noun Etymology: William H. Dall died 1927 American naturalist Date: 1887 a large white wild sheep (Ovis dalli) of Alaska and northern British Columbia called also Dall s sheep …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Dall — Dall, as a person, may refer to: Bobby Dall (b.1958), an American musician Cindy Dall, a musician Curtis Bean Dall (1896 1991), an American businessman and author James Kyle Dall, first headmaster of Elmfield College John Dall (1918 1971), an… …   Wikipedia

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