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black·buck

 (blăk′bŭk′)
n.
An antelope (Antilope cervicapra) of India that inhabits open grasslands and in the male has long spiral horns and a black or brown coat with white underparts.

blackbuck

(ˈblækˌbʌk)
n
(Animals) an Indian antelope, Antilope cervicapra, the male of which has spiral horns, a dark back, and a white belly
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Noun1.blackbuck - common Indian antelope with a dark back and spiral hornsblackbuck - common Indian antelope with a dark back and spiral horns
antelope - graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks; dik-diks
Antilope, genus Antilope - blackbucks
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The world-class wildlife park has welcomed new arrivals such as a vervet monkey, 22 blackbuck antelopes, three Arabian wolves, 12 corn snakes, two Nile crocodiles, five Egyptian fruit bats, six wood ducks, 24 African spurred tortoises and three African white lions, amongst others.
These include blackbuck antelopes, Arabian wolves, corn snakes, Nile crocodiles, Egyptian fruit bats, wood ducks, African spurred tortoises and African white lions, among others.
Home to the most diverse array of animals in the UAE, the wildlife park has received a vervet monkey, 22 blackbuck antelopes, three Arabian wolves, 12 corn snakes, two Nile crocodiles, five Egyptian fruit bats, six wood ducks, 24 African spurred tortoises and three African white lions, amongst others.
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Other examples include Chanakya Hridaya of the revolutionary logistics outfit BlackBuck and Abhinandan Balasubramanian, whose Premier Futsal has almost invented a new variant of soccer, creating a brand new customer-franchise of Gen Y'ers in India.
I've used it for black bear and wild hogs, and on one trip to Argentina, it was the only rifle, where it accounted for red stag, blackbuck and even a water buffalo.
Wildlife experts said there are more blackbuck antelope in Texas than there are in their native India because of the hunting ranches.
Saif Ali Khan, whose fantastic performance in Omkara (Vishal Bharadwaj's novel adaptation of Shakespeare's Othello, which the helmer set in the badlands of India's Uttar Pradesh) had me floored, was accused of not only killing a blackbuck, a dear held sacred by Rajasthan's Bishnoi community and protected under India's Wildlife Act, but also bashing up an elderly man and his son in a Mumbai restaurant.
But only with the rise in trophy buck interest in the NAW era did "game" fences began to spread rapidly from Texas, where they'd originated for controlling such exotic species as axis deer and blackbuck antelope.
Though the Indian blackbuck is small, it is one of the world's most striking creatures.
The sequences were BLAST and further analyzed through multiple sequence alignment of IFN-a of Beetal goat with other species like goat (Capra hircus: GenBank accession number XM005683621), sheep (Ovis aries: X59067), cattle (Bos taurus: NP001165512), buffalo (Bubalus bubalis: XP006055575), Yak (Bos grunniens: AEU17776) chiru (Pantholops hodgsonii: XM005962133), and blackbuck (Antilope cervicapra: ACR61636).
In recent decades cheetahs have become dangerously threatened, while blackbuck and Asiatic wild ass are believed to be threatened with extinction as well.