rhebok

rhebok

[ree-bok]
noun, plural rheboks (especially collectively) rhebok.
a large, deerlike South African antelope, Pelea capreolus, with pale-gray, curly fur and straight horns.

Origin:
1825–35; < Afrikaans ribbok, Dutch reebok; cognate with roebuck, German Rehbock

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rhebok or reebok (ˈriːbʌk, -bɒk, ˈriːbʌk, -bɒk)
 
n , pl -boks, -bok
an antelope, Pelea capreolus, of southern Africa, having woolly brownish-grey hair
 
[C18: Afrikaans, from Dutch reebokroebuck]
 
reebok or reebok
 
n
 
[C18: Afrikaans, from Dutch reebokroebuck]

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