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kob

 (kŏb, kōb)
n.
An orange-brown African antelope (Kobus kob) whose habitat extends from Senegal eastward to Ethiopia, having lyre-shaped horns in the male.

[Wolof.]

kob

(kɒb)
n
(Animals) any of several species of African antelope, esp Kobus kob: similar to waterbucks
[C20: from a Niger-Congo language; compare Wolof koba, Fulani kōba]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kob - an orange-brown antelope of southeast Africakob - an orange-brown antelope of southeast Africa
waterbuck - any of several large African antelopes of the genus Kobus having curved ridged horns and frequenting e.g. swamps and rivers
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BOXING By MARK STANIFORTH NICOLA ADAMS became the first British boxer to win two Olympic medals in 56 years when she beat Tetyana Kob to advance to the semi-finals of the women's flyweight division in Rio.
Adams, who was handed a bye in the first round, admitted she was suffering from ring rust as she achieved a unanimous points win over Ukraine's Tetyana Kob.
NICOLA ADAMS will be the first British boxer to lift two Olympic medals in 56 years after a KO win over Ukrainian Tetyana Kob in the flyweight last eight.
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