Water buck

Wa´ter buck`


1.(Zool.) A large, heavy antelope (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) native of Central Africa. It frequents the banks of rivers and is a good swimmer. It has a white ring around the rump. Called also photomok, water antelope, and waterbok.
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Here of a night might always be found either Sabor or Numa crouching in the dense foliage of the surrounding jungle awaiting an antelope or a water buck for their meal.
Our guide Eric was a more seasoned spotter, picking out a roll-call of giraffes, lilac-breasted roller bird, superb starlings, water buck, hippos with just their twitching ears visible above the water surface, baby elephants trundling behind their mother and aunties.
Our guide, Eric, was a more seasoned spotter, picking out a roll-call of giraffes, lilac-breasted roller bird, superb starlings, water buck, hippos with just their twitching ears visible above the water surface, baby elephants trundling behind their mother and aunties.
Endangered species like the Barbary sheep, water buck, Siberian and Bengal tigers, Arabian wolf, hyena, wild cat, scimitar-horned oryx, gorilla and chimpanzee are some of the inmates taken care of by the zoo authorities.
United Dominion also introduced the Water Buck. If a resident reports a leak and the property fails to respond immediately - a rare occurrence, says Rhoads - the resident will be given a Water Buck.
From the veranda, we watched elephants, water buck, giraffes and warthogs wandered in and out of view barely 30 yards away.
More than 52% of the stocks were in the red with major losers being QNB, Qatar Insurance, Al Khaleej Takaful, Dlala, Commercial Bank, Nakilat, Barwa, Gulf International Services, United Development Company and Qatari German Company for Medical Devices; even as Ooredoo, Vodafone Qatar, Ezdan, Mazaya Qatar, Mesaieed Petrochemical Holding, al khaliji and Qatar Electricity and Water bucked the trend.
About 67% of the stocks were in the red with major shakers being Ezdan Real Estate, Industries Qatar (IQ), Qatari Investors Group, Gulf International Services, United Development Company, Mazaya Qatar, Barwa, Doha Bank, Commercialbank (Cb), Qatar Islamic Bank, Ooredoo, Nakilat and Widam Food; even as mal Company, Vodafone Qatar and Qatar Electricity and Water bucked the trend in the week.
About 55% of the stocks were in the red with major losers being QNB, Masraf Al Rayan, Zad Holdings, Barwa, Gulf International Services (GIS) and Vodafone Qatar, even as Widam Food and Qatar Electricity and Water bucked the trend.