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- n. Used attributively as a species epithet
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In zoology, a goat; the specific name of the domestic goat, Capra hircus, by some authors made a genus of goats.
- n. [cap] In astronomy, another name for the star Capella.
New Latin, from Latin hircus ("goat") (Wiktionary)