gerenuk

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ger·e·nuk

 (gĕr′ə-no͝ok′)
n.
A gazelle (Litocranius walleri) of eastern Africa having long legs, a long slender neck, and backward-curving horns in the male.

[Somali garanūg.]

gerenuk

(ˈɡɛrɪˌnʊk)
n
(Animals) a slender E African antelope, Litocranius walleri, with a long thin neck and backward-curving horns
[from Somali garanug]

ger•e•nuk

(ˈgɛr əˌnʊk, gəˈrɛn ək)

n.
a reddish brown antelope, Litocranius walleri, of E Africa, having a long slender neck.
[1890–95; < Somali gáránúug]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gerenuk - slender East African antelope with slim neck and backward-curving hornsgerenuk - slender East African antelope with slim neck and backward-curving horns
antelope - graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks; dik-diks
genus Litocranius, Litocranius - antelopes of eastern Africa: gerenuks
Translations
gerenukkikirahviantilooppi