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, city (1990 pop. 2,533,209), capital of Turkey and Ankara prov., W central Turkey, at an elevation of c.3,000 ft (910 m). Turkey's largest city after İstanbul, Ankara is primarily an administrative city, but it is also an important commercial, industrial, and
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angora

a. the long soft hair of the outer coat of the Angora goat or the fur of the Angora rabbit
b. yarn, cloth, or clothing made from this hair
c. a material made to resemble this yarn or cloth
d. (as modifier): an angora sweater
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I don't like the idea of eating rabbits, so I discovered that an angora would be good for me.
Two women who are determined to talk up its merits are Dorothy Dyson and Alison Hulley, who set up Snowdon Angora to market this finest of wools.
The total number of detectable alleles in the fourteen studied loci was 105 and 123 for Australian Angora and Cashmere goats, whereas it was 137, 127, and 120 for Mongolian GGS, ZB and BD populations, respectively (Tables 2 and 3).
A spokeswoman for Suffolk police said last night: "A tortoiseshell Turkish Angora cat was taken on Monday at 10.
Three-year-old Doublebush turned out to be one of only around 2,000 Turkish Angora cats in the world.
The wool from an Angora goat or rabbit is very soft and fine.
Because of this unique characteristic, Angoras require higher quality forage if they are thrive.
However in my hunt to find Nigoras, I did find a few Angora does for sale and so I decided to just make my own Nigoras.
ANGORA goats, prized for their luxurious fleeces, will be among the animals popular as income generators for smallholders on show at this year's Royal Welsh Smallholder and Garden Festival in May.
Or if you can find a copy of Completely Angora, I highly recommend that.
No Welsh mill takes angora wool, because it's so light and difficult to handle, so all Mrs Easter's produce has to be sent away to Yorkshire.
Rabbits also make great pets--before I got my pair of Angoras, I had a little gray lop-eared bunny named Fumiko.