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yak

a large, up to 6 ft high at the shoulder, very longhaired ruminant with a round forehead, widely separated horns, a shoulder hump and a grunting call instead of a lowing one. Hunted for its meat and hair, it is also an excellent draft animal and can survive well at altitudes above 13,000 ft (4000 m). Called also Bos mutus.
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Best moments invariably find them on a honeymoon trek across the Andes by llama, or living for six months with a family of Mongolian yak herders ("Ulan Bator is THE most fascinating city .
EITHER that or Skoda are very, very sad - with the imaginative creativity of a Mongolian Yak.
And have you ever noticed how none of them ever think they were Mongolian yak farmers or Mexican prostitutes but usually nobility such as Napoleon or Nefertiti?