Definition of Antilope
1. Noun. Blackbucks.
Generic synonyms: Mammal Genus
Group relationships: Bovidae, Family Bovidae
Member holonyms: Antilope Cervicapra, Black Buck, Blackbuck
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Antilope
Literary usage of Antilope
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1878)
"It is of a yellowish-gray colour, and the hair is long, and stands out from the skin so as to make a rough Klipspringer (antilope ..."
2. Palaeontology Or A Systematic Summary of Extinct Animals and Their by Richard Owen (1861)
"... the hinder pair of horns was expanded and branched, as in the antilope ... The little antilope quadricornis ..."
3. Essays and Observations on Natural History, Anatomy, Physiology, Psychology by John Hunter, Richard Owen (1861)
"RING-HORNED ANTELOPE (antilope cervicapra). Intestinal Canal. ft in. ... 35, is the 'common antelope of Pennant' (antilope cervicapra, Pall. ..."
4. Reports of Cases Decided by the English Courts: With Notes and References to by Nathaniel Cleveland Moak, John Thomas Cook (1879)
"THIS was a cause of salvage instituted ou behalf of the owners, master and crew of the steam tug, City of London, against the screw steam ship, antilope, ..."
5. Catalogue of the Hunterian Collection in the Museum of the Royal College of by Museum, Royal College of Surgeons in London (1831)
"968. Horns of an Antelope. Presented by Joseph Sabine, Esq. ' Allied to the preceding, probably a variety. antilope Palmata — Smith. ..."