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- n. A species of deer known only in captivity, which prefers marshland and is believed to be native to the subtropics of China.
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- n. large Chinese deer surviving only in domesticated herds
After Father Armand David (1826–1900), Catholic priest, zoologist and botanist. (Wiktionary)