Cape buffalo


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Cape buffalo


[After the Cape ofGood Hope.]

Cape buffalo

n
(Animals) another name for buffalo1

Af′rican buf′falo


n.
a large black buffalo, Syncerus caffer, of Africa, with thick horns that meet at the base. Also called Cape buffalo.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Cape buffalo - large often savage buffalo of southern Africa having upward-curving hornsCape buffalo - large often savage buffalo of southern Africa having upward-curving horns; mostly in game reserves
Old World buffalo, buffalo - any of several Old World animals resembling oxen including, e.g., water buffalo; Cape buffalo
Translations
kafferipuhveli
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Having nothing to do with an assignment, I've fielded both in Africa for Cape buffalo and took the Talkeetna to Alaska for grizzly.
AFRICAN SAFARI Get up close to the "Big Five" - lions, leopards, rhinoceros, elephants and the Cape buffalo - for an unforgettable action-packed adventure.
I used the Wesson & Harrington on a huge bison bull, much larger than any Cape buffalo.
That's pretty dangerous, but if you can take a Cape buffalo down with a bow, that's saying something.
With roughly 15,000 acres of prime bowhunting real estate, ECBH has more than 30 species on the docket, including Cape buffalo, sable, and big Cape kudu.
Not one in a thousand can afford the $60,000 for a lion, or $25,000 for a Cape Buffalo or $80,000 for an elephant.
Elephant, rhino, and Cape buffalo fell to 400-grain solids of Naval bronze by Barnes (unfortunately, that bullet is no longer available due to BATF regulations), while lion and leopard went down when struck by Trophy Bonded 400-grain softpoints.
Tim Curry steals the show as the devilish Lord Of Darkness, sporting a pair of horns that would give a cape buffalo an inferiority complex.
On a safari drive, thrilling encounters include seeing predators on a kill, various endangered species and the Big Five (African lion, African elephant, Cape buffalo, African leopard and White/Black rhinoceros).
British actor Idris Elba lends his voice to film's cape buffalo police chief.
The event raises millions of pounds from hunters like Palmer bidding to kill animals such as Zimbabwe leopards, Alaskan grizzly bears, Tanzania cape buffalo and Yukon trophy moose.
The Safari Club International Convention raises millions from hunters like Palmer bidding tens of thousands of pounds to kill animals such as Zimbabwe leopards, Alaskan grizzly bears, Tanzania cape buffalo and Yukon trophy moose.