ibex ibex  /ˈaɪ bɛks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) wild goat of mountain areas of Eurasia and northern Africa having large recurved horns

Usage(s):

  1. Little wonder that the local population regarded the glacier with awe and terror, viewing its depredations as the work of a mythical and monstrous horned ibex known as Rollibock.
  2. Mongolia's fauna include the spiral-horned Altai Argali wild sheep, the ibex and the black- tailed gazelle, and Baker is known to be especially enthusiastic about this mission.
  3. Nearby, a cavalcade of horses, ibex, tiny deer and cave lions dances along the curves of rough limestone.

News

  1. Irish Stocks Surge Leaves European Periphery Losing

    Irish stocks are climbing three times faster than equities in Spain (IBEX) , Italy , Greece and Portugal as the nation looks to become the first country to exit a European Union-led bailout.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  2. Ibex Global Evacuated After Workers Become Sick

    Buildings at the Northfield Workforce and Conference Center were evacuated after 40 people at Ibex Global became sick Friday.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: News Channel 5 Nashville

  3. Employees at Spring Hill hospital transported to hospital

    IBEX Global 75 ppl sick started around Noon employees fainting, vomiting believed to be something in the air Saturn Parkway
    on June 8, 2013     Source: WKRN Nashville

Word of the Day
affectation affectation
/ˌæ fɛk ˈteɪ ʃən /