Angora

Definitions of Angora
  1. noun
    the capital of Turkey; located in west-central Turkey; it was formerly known as Angora and is the home of Angora goats
    synonyms: Ankara, Turkish capital, capital of Turkey
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    example of:
    national capital
    the capital city of a nation
  2. noun
    a domestic breed of goat raised for its long silky hair which is the true mohair
    synonyms: Angora goat
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    type of:
    Capra hircus, domestic goat
    any of various breeds of goat raised for milk or meat or wool
  3. noun
    domestic breed of rabbit with long white silky hair
    synonyms: Angora rabbit
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    type of:
    coney, cony, rabbit
    any of various burrowing animals of the family Leporidae having long ears and short tails; some domesticated and raised for pets or food
  4. noun
    a long-haired breed of cat similar to the Persian cat
    synonyms: Angora cat
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    type of:
    Felis catus, Felis domesticus, domestic cat, house cat
    any domesticated member of the genus Felis
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