chamois chamois


  1. (n) a soft suede leather formerly from the skin of the chamois antelope but now from sheepskin
  2. (n) hoofed mammal of mountains of Eurasia having upright horns with backward-hooked tips


  1. Besides the horns, a coveted chamois trophy is the gamsbart (beard) which the huntsman has mounted in a holder, and wears in his cap.
  2. Sarah carried the precious chamois bag to the envy of her office colleagues.


  • Chamois eyes community center plan

    The Chamois Industrial Development Corporation is proposing a community center for the downtown area. For more information, contact Judy Miller at 573-263-8568.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Jefferson City News Tribune

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  1. "This is actually not hard, this is fun," Edwards said as he climbed a hill on County Road T16 on a black Trek road bike he borrowed for the day. "The biggest problem is my butt hurts. Is that normal?" "Do you want some Chamois...
    on Jul 25, 2007 By: John Edwards Source:

  2. "United Future has worked tirelessly to have the status of these animals reviewed," said Mr Dunne. "Deer, chamois, tahr and pigs lie in an uncomfortable statutory and policy position; while in many areas they do have an impact on native plant...
    on May 16, 2007 By: Peter Dunne Source: (press release)

  3. "When I got to America I was greeted by all these incredibly fat ladies dressed in chamois leather," McCoy says.
    on Jul 28, 2005 By: Sylvester McCoy Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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