mouflon definition

  • noun:
    • a tiny, wild European sheep (Ovis musimon), indigenous to Sardinia and Corsica and having big curving horns in male.
    • A wild sheep (Ovis musimon), inhabiting the mountains of Sardinia, Corsica, an such like. Its horns are extremely big, with a triangular base and rounded sides. It's supposed by some to-be the first of domestic sheep. Known as also musimon or musmon.
    • A wild sheep; an animal of the genus Ovis, specially the musimon, O. musimon.
    • wild hill sheep of Corsica and Sardinia

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