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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of antelopes, typical of the subfamily Hippotraginæ, containing the African equine and sable antelopes, H. equinus and H. niger: synonymous with Ægocerus, 2. The addax is sometimes misplaced in this genus.

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  • n. sable antelopes


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