klipspringer

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klip·spring·er

 (klĭp′sprĭng′ər)
n.
A small agile African antelope (Oreotragus oreotragus) having a speckled coat and rounded ears with black markings.

[Afrikaans : klip, cliff (from Middle Dutch klippe) + springer, jumper (from springen, to leap, from Middle Dutch).]

klipspringer

(ˈklɪpˌsprɪŋə)
n
(Animals) a small agile antelope, Oreotragus oreotragus, inhabiting rocky regions of Africa south of the Sahara
[C18: from Afrikaans, from Dutch klip rock (see cliff) + springer, from springen to spring]

klip•spring•er

(ˈklɪpˌsprɪŋ ər)

n.
a small African antelope, Oreotragus oreotragus, of mountainous regions.
[1775–85; < Afrikaans]