from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small antelope (Raphicerus campestris) of southern and eastern Africa, having a brownish coat and short, pointed horns in the male and living chiefly in dry grasslands.
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- n. a common small antelope of southern and eastern Africa: Raphicerus campestris
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as steinbock.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of several small African antelopes of the genus Nanotragus, fond of rocky places (whence the name).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small plains antelope of southeastern Africa
Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch steenboc, ibex : steen, stone; + boc, buck.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)