Definition of Taurotragus oryx

1. Noun. Dark fawn-colored eland of southern and eastern Africa.

Exact synonyms: Common Eland
Group relationships: Genus Taurotragus, Taurotragus
Generic synonyms: Eland



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Taurotragus Oryx

Tatler
Tatra
Tattersall
Tattersalls
Tatum
Tatzelwurm
Tatzelwurms
Tau protein
Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu
Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu
Taunton
Taurean
Taureans
Taurotragus
Taurotragus derbianus
Taurotragus oryx
Taurus
Taurus the Bull
Tauruses
Taussig
Taussig-Bing disease
Taussig-Bing syndrome
Tausug
Tautoga
Tautoga onitis
Tautogolabrus
Tautogolabrus adspersus
Tavastian
Tavastians
Tavros

Literary usage of Taurotragus oryx

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1. Life-histories of African Game Animals by Theodore Roosevelt, Edmund Heller (1914)
"Large skulls of the common eland are decidedly longer, being 19^/2 inches in length. EAST AFRICAN ELAND taurotragus oryx ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Britannica, a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"Still larger are the elands, of which the typical taurotragus oryx ol the Cape is uniformly sandy- coloured, although stripes appear in the more northern ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"(AHS) , ELAND ( = elk), the Dutch name for the largest of the South African antelopes (taurotragus oryx), л species near akin to the kudu, but with horns ..."

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