broadtail


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Synonyms for broadtail

the fur of a very young karakul lamb

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hardy coarse-haired sheep of central Asia

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2145 of the Edilbay breed in order to obtain genotypes characterized by a favorable combination of high meat and fat productivity and average tucked-up broadtail. The animals are medium-sized, have light skeleton, strong physique, high agility, and good maturity rate of youngsters, only white colored fleece; in bulk, class of animal's wool is I.
Hence, this was a complicated purchase (does it matter if an animal has been dead for many decades?), and I may end up not wearing it, but as a matter of pure fashion fabulousness and maximum bang for the buck, well, it's pretty terrific (it turned out, after some Internet research, to be broadtail lamb).
The stylish and modern interpretations included a snow mink mounted jacket, a pink quilted broadtail -with fur epaulettes - and a mink-and-wool wrap coat.
"I wouldn't wear broadtail: that traditionally is produced by skin of still-born Persian sheep, but now is usually achieved by killing the pregnant animal.
Not that you can see what's going on with the naked eye--it's all a blur, thanks to the incredible speed of their flapping (a hovering male broadtail, for example, beats its wings 52 times per second).