Definition of Dikdiks
1. dikdik [n] - See also: dikdik
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Literary usage of Dikdiks
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Life-histories of African Game Animals by Theodore Roosevelt, Edmund Heller (1914)
"CHAPTER XIX THE dikdiks SUBFAMILY ... THE dikdiks are antelopes of very small size, having the snout produced into a short proboscis and the ..."
2. African Game Trails: An Account of the African Wanderings of an American by Theodore Roosevelt (1910)
"... pretty zebra mice, evidently of diurnal habit, scampered among the bushes or scuttled into their burrows. Tiny dikdiks, antelopes no bigger than hares, ..."
3. Life-histories of African Game Animals by Theodore Roosevelt, Edmund Heller (1914)
"In contrast to the coast slope it lacks the dikdiks, wildebeests, oryx, steinbok, rock reedbuck, gerenuk, and impalla. Gazelles occur only in its lower ..."
4. On Safari: Big Game Hunting in British East Africa, with Studies in Bird-life by Abel Chapman (1908)
"The first two beats proved blank, nothing bigger than " grass-antelopes " or dikdiks being seen. In the third beat I was the penultimate gun on the left of ..."