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  • noun Plural form of oryx.

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Examples

  • Before the 20th century the region was home to several different species of gazelle, wild asses, hartebeests, oryxes, ibexes, dorcas and onagers.

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  • That last name is particularly stupid given that all extant oryxes are African (or Afro-Arabian if you want to be more precise).

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  • That last name is particularly stupid given that all extant oryxes are African (or Afro-Arabian if you want to be more precise).

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  • The gazelles and oryxes roam freely, around the Omaha Conservation Reserve.

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  • Get There: The Rift Valley on Jordan's side of the Dead Sea is a contrast of sand, red rocks and canyons, with reserves protecting endangered Nubian ibexes, oryxes, and gazelles.

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  • He knows how to work with outdated packing material like the thinly curled wood shavings known as excelsior and how to carve commercial deer mounts into shapes for wild antelopes and oryxes.

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  • He knows how to work with outdated packing material like the thinly curled wood shavings known as excelsior and how to carve commercial deer mounts into shapes for wild antelopes and oryxes.

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  • Israel had created a program to restore biblical species like oryxes, ostriches, and of course the iconic fallow deer.

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  • Israel had created a program to restore biblical species like oryxes, ostriches, and of course the iconic fallow deer.

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  • He knows how to work with outdated packing material like the thinly curled wood shavings known as excelsior and how to carve commercial deer mounts into shapes for wild antelopes and oryxes.

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