koodoo


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koo·doo

 (ko͞o′do͞o)
n.
Variant of kudu.

koodoo

(ˈkuːduː)
n
(Animals) a variant spelling of kudu

ku•du

or koo•doo

(ˈku du)

n., pl. -dus or -doos.
either of two large African antelopes of the genus Tragelaphus, with narrow white body stripes, esp. T. strepsiceros, the male of which has large corkscrewlike horns.
[1770–80; < Afrikaans koedoe < Khoikhoi ≠kudu]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.koodoo - either of two spiral-horned antelopes of the African bushkoodoo - either of two spiral-horned antelopes of the African bush
antelope - graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks; dik-diks
genus Strepsiceros, genus Tragelaphus, Strepsiceros, Tragelaphus - African antelopes: kudus; bongos; nyalas; bushbucks
lesser kudu, Tragelaphus imberbis - a smaller variety of kudu
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Now of a sudden a great koodoo bull appeared for an instant standing out against the sky on the crest of the ridge, then vanished in the shadow.
I was telling Evans one night, I remember, of some wonderful workings I had found whilst hunting koodoo and eland in what is now the Lydenburg district of the Transvaal.
The Hottentots eagerly devour the marrow of the koodoo and other antelopes raw, as a matter of course.
Six letter derived palindromes: Type B (three-part Type B: tautonyms); ACIDIC GNOMON ROCOCO BEEBEE KOODOO YOO-HOO ACINIC HALALA SEMEME BOOBOO MUUMUU ANILIN KRONOR UNEVEN BOOHOO PEEWEE ASSESS MANANA URETER COOCOO TEEPEE BANANA PREFER ZANANA HOODOO VEEPEE BREWER PREYER HOOPOO VOODOO
Development of the Orsto x3 has been a team effort with predominantly North East companies, E3 Design, Newcastle, Amtech, South Shields and KooDoo Creative, Stockton all providing expertise to Gill, who was also supported by Sunderland's Software City.
The innovative firm was founded by web design consultancy Koodoo Creative and specialises in mobile app design and development.
Many symbols and names have been used for farm implements down through the years, as these 1911 examples for sulky plows attest: Admiral, Ajax, Aunt Rhoda, Uncle Sam, Battle Axe, Best Ever, Best-of-All, Big Injun, Buster Brown, Captain Bill, Daisy, Elk, Express, Gee Whiz, Good Enough, Hummer, Jewel, Iron Negro, Klondike, Koodoo, Little Injun, Little Jap, Lone Star, Ole Olsen, Pilot, Pirate, Queen of the Prairie, Quincy Beauty, Red Bird, Rex, Robin Hood, Rough and Ready, Solid Comfort, Spinner, Stag, Success, Torpedo, Triumph, Twin Brother, Victoria, Western Star and Young American, while David Bradley sulky plows, sold through Sears, Roebuck & Co.
Vodamulla is situated in the southern region of the Maldives, in the enchanting geographical, ecological and cultural anomaly of Gaafu Alifu Atoll, and is 50 minutes by speed boat from Kaadedhdhoo Regional Airport or 10 minutes by speed boat from Koodoo Regional Airport.
Kyooiku suijun kara mita yuuhaiguusha joshi no roodooryoku kyookyuu koodoo [Labor supply of married women and its relation to their educational attainment].
Andy Crook has charge of a decent two-year-old called KOODOO who has been going nicely on the gallops