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A goat of a hardy breed, originally from South Africa.
- ‘In order to recognize outstanding animals and to promote the boer goat to a wider audience, the Association sanctions Boer goat shows throughout the Americas and the Carribean.’
- ‘Yesterday we heard that the price for boer goats had dropped from up to $700 to $25 linked to a standstill in the elite Chinese market.’
- ‘He claims that with no Chinese market the South Australian boer goat industry is all but finished.’
- ‘Our full blood boer goat herd consists of over 150 full blood does and over 60 percentage does.’
- ‘This site focuses on sharing general boer goat information with other people raising boer goats or meat goats.’
From Afrikaans boer ‘farmer’ + goat.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.