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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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If you become really daring, you could even try to raise your own Angoras! All you need: One Angora buck and one Angora doe.
Acknowledgement: The study was supported by the Ankara University Scientific Research Projects Directorate through project BAP-09B4347010: The Annual Change of Hormonal, Hematologic and Biochemical Blood Parameters in Angora Goats, 2009-2013.
Some animal breeds--such as Angora and Mohair goats, as well as some types of sheep--produce two "crops" of fiber per year.
Most of them either die due to their wounds or due to the trauma of being kept in horrible conditions." Angora is sold as fur and wool, and is commonly found in sweaters and scarves.
Angora goat management is also a mohair preparation activity since it can greatly affect the quantity and quality of fiber production.
Reports from Beijing claim the price of angora has plummeted from PS26 per 500g to PS15 as shops stocking it faced an angry consumer backlash.
Lithocure ANGORA offers maximized water/fount window and lowest possible water pickup, which ensures excellent press stability over extended press hours.
An undercover Peta investigation in China revealed the horrifying treatment angora rabbits were put through by manufacturers to harvest the angora fur sold on to flagship brands.
You also can find spinning fibers from alpacas, llamas, Angora rabbits and Angora goats.
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ANGORA GOATS Ch - DV Lockton, Clynderwen; R - Rogers Family, Rhayader.