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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A large wild ass (Equus kiang) of the Tibetan Plateau, having a reddish-brown and white coat.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See kyang.
  • noun A river: a part of many place-names in China and neighboring countries: as, Yang-tse-kiang (that is, the river Yang-tse). Also spelled keang.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) The dziggetai.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A large wild ass, Equus kiang, native to the Tibetan Plateau.

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

  • noun wild ass of Tibet and Mongolia

Etymologies

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

[From colloquial Tibetan (Lhasa dialect), equivalent to written Tibetan rkyaṅ.]

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From Tibetan རྐྱང (rkyan).

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