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angora cat:

see catcat,
name applied broadly to the carnivorous mammals constituting the family Felidae, and specifically to the domestic cat, Felis catus. The great roaring cats, the lion, tiger, and leopard are anatomically very similar to one another and constitute the genus
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angora cat

behavior suggests self-indulgence. [Animal Symbolism: Jobes, 96]
See: Luxury
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Three-year-old Doublebush turned out to be one of only around 2,000 Turkish Angora cats in the world.
Forgive me, but I never thought I would say "I never thought I would see ...," yet, there they were, three fluffy glow-in-the-dark Turkish Angora cats. In mid-December, South Korean scientists announced the cloning of the futuristic cats, having manipulated their mother's skin-cell gene to make the kittens' skin fluoresce.
In this study, although the Black Sea region was the rainiest region included, this regions data did not differ from those of others in terms of fiber diameter.Least squares means of fiber FD, H, B, T, and EL for two cat breeds in Turkey (Turkish Angora cats and Turkish Van cats) were reported earlier by Erat and Arikan (2012).