from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A domestic cat having long, silky hair. It is now rare as a pure breed in the United States.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a variety of the domestic cat with very long and silky hair, generally of the brownish white color. Called also Angola cat. See Cat.
  • n. See under Angora, Blind.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See the nouns.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a long-haired breed of cat similar to the Persian cat


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  • "See the nouns."

    --Cent. Dict.

    September 7, 2012