elaphure


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Noun1.Elaphure - large Chinese deer surviving only in domesticated herdselaphure - large Chinese deer surviving only in domesticated herds
cervid, deer - distinguished from Bovidae by the male's having solid deciduous antlers
Elaphurus, genus Elaphurus - a genus of Cervidae
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