Angora


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the capital of Turkey

a domestic breed of goat raised for its long silky hair which is the true mohair

domestic breed of rabbit with long white silky hair

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a long-haired breed of cat similar to the Persian cat

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01) differences among the months for T4, T3 and cortisol levels in Angora goats.
Nigoras can produce three different types of fleece: Type A, which most resembles the mohair of the Angora goat; Type B, which is very fluffy and oh-so-soft, with a medium staple; and Type C, which is more like a cashmere coat, shorter and luxuriously soft.
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.
THE price of angora has dived as shoppers and stores continue to ditch the wool over the barbaric way it is farmed.
Lithocure ANGORA is a robust, reliable, high performance UV offset ink with documented outstanding performance results in migration testing.
Major brands Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger have joined a growing number of high street stores to ban the sale of angora wool products after controversial footage emerged of the cruel treatment of angora rabbits who are skinned alive for their fur.
uk | Coat PS85, dress PS80, heels PS45, earrings PS18, all from River Island | Pink coat PS98 (in stores Oct), bag PS20, crop top PS150, skirt PS38 and shoes PS58, all from Topshop | Pink angora jumper PS32.
Pink coat PS98 (in stores Oct), bag PS20, crop top PS150, skirt PS38 and shoes PS58, all from Topshop | Coat PS85, dress PS80, heels PS45, earrings PS18, all from River Island | Pink angora jumper PS32.
Many kinds of natural fibers can be spun: plant fibers such as cotton, nettle, linen, hemp, yucca; and animal fibers such as wool, alpaca, angora, mohair, yak or buffalo also spin well.
ANGORA ALIBI: A SEASIDE KNITTER'S MYSTERY provides a satisfying new mystery in the series and revolves around yarn shop owner Izzy and her husband, who are looking forward to a new baby until premonitions of disaster lead to murder.
Official sources said a 50-kilometer road from Wana to Angora Adda has been constructed at the cost of 38 million dollars in the tribal areas along Pak-Afghan borders in South Waziristan in collaboration with UAE.
com BUY IT NOW H&M's new Premium Quality range features pieces in fine materials such as silk, cashmere, angora and merino wool but still at prices that won't break the bank.
ANGORA GOATS Ch - DV Lockton, Clynderwen; R - Rogers Family, Rhayader.