giant eland

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Noun1.giant eland - large dark striped eland of western equatorial Africagiant eland - large dark striped eland of western equatorial Africa
genus Taurotragus, Taurotragus - African antelopes: elands
eland - either of two large African antelopes of the genus Taurotragus having short spirally twisted horns in both sexes
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There were several species of this beautiful animal, the most magnificent somewhat resembling the giant eland of Africa, except that their spiral horns form a complete curve backward over their ears and then forward again beneath them, ending in sharp and formidable points some two feet before the face and above the eyes.
A Gazelle B Gnu C Springbok D Giant eland QUESTION 9 - for 9 points: What did George Orwell's character Winston Smith find in Room 101?
The month of October proved a fertile period for the centre which also welcomed a baby giraffe and a baby giant eland, adding to the centre's growing family of more than 800 animal species.
Working together they can tackle animals many times their own size, including water buffalos, giant eland and sometimes even elephants and giraffes.