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Definition of the noun argali

What does argali mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: argalis

  1. wild sheep of semidesert regions in central Asia

Phrases with Argali

  1. Genus Argali
  2. Bajluana Argali
  3. Ichneumon Argali
  4. Glaucopsyche Argali
  5. Species Ichneumon Argali

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Argali

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Google previewThe People's Natural History: Mammals. v. 2. Mammals (contin.) Birds. v. 3. Birds (contin.) Fishes. Reptiles. Insects (1905)

The SIBERAIN ARGALI is the characteristic wild sheep of the rocky hills and mountains of Southern Siberia, the Altai...

circle; the upper parts are tinged with grey, and the lower are white, The TIBETAN ARGALI is a little smaller in size, and ...

Google previewNature Lovers Library (1917)

The SIBERAIN ARGALI is the characteristic wild sheep of the rocky hills and mountains of Southern Siberia, the Altai Mountains, and Northern Mongolia. The horns curve so...

The TIBETAN ARGALI is a little smaller in size, and. T H E LIVING ...

Google previewEndangered Animals (2000)

A Reference Guide to Conflicting Issues by Richard P. Reading, Brian Miller

The Altai argali is the world's largest sheep. Because of its size and impressive...

Google previewAgricultural Journal of the Cape of Good Hope (1899)

by Cape of Good Hope (Colony). Department of Agriculture

The Argali is the largest and is found wild in the mountainous regions of central Asia and a few other places. The Persian sheep belongs to the musimon variety, which is bred in Persia and other oriental countries. It is hornless, and produces ...

Google previewThe Living Animals of the World: Mammals (1902)

by Charles John Cornish, Frederick Courteney Selous, Sir Harry Hamilton Johnston, Sir Herbert Maxwell

The Siberain Argali is the characteristic wild sheep of the rocky hills and mountains of Southern Siberia, the Altai Mountains, and Northern Mongolia. The horns curve so as to form more than a complete circle; the upper parts are tinged with ...

Google previewThe Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Difussion of Useful Knowledge (1841)

The Argali is a species of mountain-sheep, found in small flocks on the high grounds of Asia, extending from the precipices of Khamtchatka in the north, to those of Mongolia in the centre, and of Caucasus in Western Asia. The Mouflon is an ...

Google previewPenny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (1841)

The Argali is a species of mountain-sheep, found in small flocks on the high grounds of Asia, extending from the precipices of Khamtchatka in the north, to those of Mongolia in the centre, and of Caucasus in Western Asia. The Mouflon is an ...

Google previewScanderoon - Signet (1841)

The Argali is a species of mountain-sheep, found in small flocks on the high grounds of Asia, extending from the precipices of Khamtchatka in the north, to those of Mongolia in the centre, and of Caucasus in Western Asia. The Mouflon is an ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

The summer covering of the argali is a short sleek hair, resembling that of the deer; the winter coat confists of wool, like down, generally of a white colour, and intermixed with longer hair.

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary of the English Language (1885)

A Complete Encyclopedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific, and Technological by John Ogilvie

The bearde argali is the aoudad (A mmofragus tragelaphus) (See AOUDAD.) The name argali is also applied to the Rocky Mountain sheep of America, or bighorn. Argand-1amp (ar'gand-lamp ), n. [From name of inventor] A lamp with a circular ...

Google previewThe Rural Cyclopedia, Or A General Dictionary of Agriculture, and of the Arts, Sciences, Instruments, and Practice, Necessary to the Farmer, Stockfarmer, Gardener, Forester, Landsteward, Farrier, & C (1849)

by John Marius Wilson

Wild races of sheep inhabit the elevated regions of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America, and comprise chiefly the several species and varieties ' of musnion and argali. They differ greatly from one another, and still more from the domesti— l cated ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (1999)

by Michael A. Mares, Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (Norman, Okla.)

ARGALI. Large, wild sheep (Ovis ammon, mammalian order Artiodactyla, family Bovidae) native to mountainous or arid regions of Central and southern Asia, including Siberia, Kazakhstan, Kirgizia, Tadzhikistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopaedia (1872)

A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge

The African argali or bearded sheep (O. tragela- phvs, Cuv.), the aoudad and ammotragvs of some authors, is another species intermediate between the ...

Google previewThe New American Cyclopaedia: a Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge (1863)

by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana

The argali is said to be the origin of the common domestic sheep, to which, however, it bears but a slight resemblance. It is stated, however, that the domestic sheep, when transported to warm climates, loses its peculiar wool, and assumes a ...

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Small photo of POLAND - CIRCA 1986: A stamp printed in Poland shows argali or mountain sheep - Ovis ammon, curca 1986Small photo of POLAND - CIRCA 1986: A Stamp printed in POLAND shows image of a Argali with the description "Ovis ammon" from the series "Wildlife" ;, circa 1986Small photo of ArgaliSmall photo of POLAND - CIRCA 1986: A Stamp printed in POLAND shows image of a Argali with the description "Ovis ammon" from the series "Wildlife", circa 1986Small photo of POLAND - CIRCA 1986: A stamp printed in Poland shows argali or mountain sheep - Ovis ammon, curca 1986Small photo of RUSSIA - CIRCA 2013: A stamp printed in Russia shows argali (Ovis ammon), series Fauna of Russia, Wild goats and rams, circa 2013Small photo of CROATIA ZAGREB, 24 SEPTEMBER 2017: a stamp printed in Afghanistan shows argali sheep, ovis ammon, is a wild sheep that roams the highlands of Central Asia, circa 1984 More...

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Argali Meaning

Video shows what argali means. Ovis ammon, the biggest wild sheep, which roams the highlands of Central Asia. argali synonyms: mountain sheep. Argali ...

Quotes about Argali

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Scrabble value of A1R1G2A1L1I1

The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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