the Goat

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Goat, The,

English name for CapricornusCapricornus
[Lat.,=the goat horn], inconspicuous southern constellation lying on the ecliptic (the sun's apparent path through the heavens) between Sagittarius and Aquarius; it is one of the constellations of the zodiac.
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, a constellationconstellation,
in common usage, group of stars that appear to form a configuration in the sky; properly speaking, a constellation is a definite region of the sky in which the configuration of stars is contained.
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"Then," her mother asked, "won't you give him your goat, the one you frighten Tony with at night?"
In Taihang black goat, the total litter size of does with BB and AB genotypes was 253 and 141, respectively.
In the wake of an isolated food scare over a single case of Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) in a French goat, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has said the disease's chances of spreading to the wider goat population is slim at best.
But if a ram sheep is crossed with a doe (nanny) goat, the goat can become pregnant, and then will almost always abort the offspring approximately two months after conception.