one of a long-haired breed of goat raised in Tibet and the higher elevations of China, the Indian subcontinent, Afghanistan, and Turkey for its meat, milk, and cashmere wool.
a Himalayan breed of goat having an undercoat of silky wool from which cashmere wool is obtained
[kash-meer-ee, kazh-] /kæʃˈmɪər i, kæʒ-/ noun, plural Kashmiris (especially collectively) Kashmiri. 1. a native or inhabitant of Kashmir. 2. the Indo-Iranian language of the Kashmiri. adjective 3. of or relating to Kashmir or its people. /kæʃˈmɪərɪ/ adjective 1. of or relating to Kashmir, its people, or their language noun 2. (pl) -miris, -miri. a member […]
[kash-meer-ee-uh n, kazh-] /kæʃˈmɪər i ən, kæʒ-/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of or the Kashmiri. noun 2. a Kashmiri. /kæʃˈmɪərɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Kashmir, its people, or their language noun 2. a member of the people of Kashmir
noun 1. a handmade Oriental rug that is woven flat without pile and covered entirely with embroidered patterns of colored yarns.
[Sephardic Hebrew kahsh-root; Ashkenazic Hebrew kahsh-roo t, -ruh s; English kahsh-ruh th] /Sephardic Hebrew kɑʃˈrut; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈkɑʃ rʊt, -rəs; English ˈkɑʃ rəθ/ noun 1. the body of dietary laws prescribed for Jews: an observer of kashruth. 2. fitness for use with respect to Jewish law: the kashruth of a religious object. /kaʃˈruːt/ noun 1. […]