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- n. Plural form of lechwe.
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Troops of leches, or, as they are here called, “lechwes”, appeared feeding quite heedlessly all over the flats; they exist here in prodigious herds, although the numbers of them and of the “nakong” that are killed annually must be enormous.
I confess) threw myself down beside Dorcas on a couch made of leather and the linked horns of lechwes and waterbucks.