kob

(redirected from Marsh antelope)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

kob

 (kŏb, kōb)
n.
An orange-brown African antelope (Kobus kob) whose habitat extends from Senegal eastward to Ethiopia, having lyre-shaped horns in the male.

[Wolof.]

kob

(kɒb)
n
(Animals) any of several species of African antelope, esp Kobus kob: similar to waterbucks
[C20: from a Niger-Congo language; compare Wolof koba, Fulani kōba]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kob - an orange-brown antelope of southeast Africakob - an orange-brown antelope of southeast Africa
waterbuck - any of several large African antelopes of the genus Kobus having curved ridged horns and frequenting e.g. swamps and rivers