noun. large heavily built goat antelope of eastern Himalayan area.
1. Noun, singular or mass Typical creatures include Himalayan marmots -- hunted by black eagles and Himalayan brown bears -- as well as several large grazers, including nimble blue sheep and hulking takin. 2. Adjective According to "Diabetes Care," the journal of the American Diabetes Association, 10 to 30 percent of patients takin metformin show some signs of reduced vitamin B-12 absorption 4.