Definition of Tahrs

1. Noun. (plural of tahr) ¹



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Definition of Tahrs

1. tahr [n] - See also: tahr

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tahrs

taguas
taguicati
tah-tah
tah tah
taha
tahaleb
tahas
tahil
tahils
tahina
tahinas
tahini
tahinis
tahoka daisy
tahr
tahrs (current term)
tahsil
tahsildar
tahsildars
tahsils
tai-chi
tai chi
tai chi chuan
tai chi chuans
tai chis
taiaha
taiahas
taichi
taig
taiga

Literary usage of Tahrs

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1. British Mammals: An Attempt to Describe and Illustrate the Mammalian Fauna by Harry Hamilton Johnston (1903)
"The tahrs date back in a fossil state to the Pliocene Epoch. ... The tahrs, however, in common with all the goats and all but two species of sheep, ..."

2. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"tahrs AND GOAT ANTELOPES. There exist in Southern Asia three species of goat which have no beards and small horns, and are assigned to a separate genus, ..."

3. The Life of Animals: The Mammals by Ernest Ingersoll (1907)
"... upright horns, no beards, and goat- like haunts and habits. Examples are the shaggy brown tahrs of the mountains of India and Arabia; the ungraceful, ..."

4. The Life of Animals: The Mammals by Ernest Ingersoll (1906)
"... upright horns, no beards, and goat- like haunts and habits. Examples are the shaggy brown tahrs of the mountains of India and Arabia; the ungraceful, ..."

5. The Life of Animals: The Mammals by Ernest Ingersoll (1907)
"... upright horns, no beards, and goat- like haunts and habits. Examples are the shaggy brown tahrs of the mountains of India and Arabia; the ungraceful, ..."

6. Liberia by Harry Hamilton Johnston, Otto Stapf (1906)
"It is so far divergent from the true sheep as to be almost worthy of generic distinction. In some respects it is as much related to the tahrs ..."

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