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sassaby

[sas-uh-bee] /ˈsæs ə bi/
noun, plural sassabies.
1.
a large, blackish-red South African antelope, Damaliscus lunatus, having curved horns.
Origin of sassaby
1810-1820
1810-20; said to be < Tswana
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sassaby

/ˈsæsəbɪ/
noun (pl) -bies
1.
an African antelope, Damaliscus lunatus, of grasslands and semideserts, having angular curved horns and an elongated muzzle: thought to be the swiftest hoofed mammal
Word Origin
C19: from Bantu tshêsêbê
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