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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a South African variety of antelope (Kobus ellipsiprymnus). See Illust. of Antelope.
  • A large, heavy antelope (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) native of Central Africa. It frequents the banks of rivers and is a good swimmer. It has a white ring around the rump. Called also photomok, water antelope, and waterbok.


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