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[bles-buhk] /ˈblɛsˌbʌk/
noun, plural blesbucks (especially collectively) blesbuck.
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noun (pl) -boks, -bok, -bucks, -buck
an antelope, Damaliscus dorcas (or albifrons), of southern Africa. The coat is a deep reddish-brown with a white blaze between the eyes; the horns are lyre-shaped
Word Origin
C19: Afrikaans, from Dutch blesblaze² + bok goat, buck1
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