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kob

[kob, kohb] /kɒb, koʊb/
noun
1.
an African antelope, Kobus kob, related to the puku and the lechwe.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; said to be < Wolof koba
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kob

/kɒb/
noun
1.
any of several species of African antelope, esp Kobus kob: similar to waterbucks
Word Origin
C20: from a Niger-Congo language; compare Wolof koba, Fulani kōba
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