from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several African antelopes of the genus Kobus, having curved ridged horns and frequenting swamps, rivers, and other bodies of water.
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- n. A species of antelope endemic to Africa, Kobus ellipsiprymnus.
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- n. any of several large African antelopes of the genus Kobus having curved ridged horns and frequenting e.g. swamps and rivers
Translation of Afrikaans waterbok.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
The antelope lives near water and takes to water to escape predators. (Wiktionary)