Cervus elaphus canadensis


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Noun1.Cervus elaphus canadensis - large North American deer with large much-branched antlers in the maleCervus elaphus canadensis - large North American deer with large much-branched antlers in the male
cervid, deer - distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
Cervus, genus Cervus - the type genus of the Cervidae
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The Eastern Elk, or Cervus elaphus canadensis, which grazed the park's fields in the early 1900s, was hunted to extinction.