Definition of Nylghaus

1. Noun. (plural of nylghau) ¹



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Definition of Nylghaus

1. nylghau [n] - See also: nylghau

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nylghaus

nyed
nyem
nyems
nyentek
nyerereite
nyerereites
nyes
nyet
nying
nyjer
nylgau
nylgaus
nylghai
nylghais
nylghau
nylghaus (current term)
nylidrin
nylidrin hydrochloride
nylon
nylon stocking
nylonase
nylons
nym
nymph
nymph of the pavé
nymphae
nymphaea
nymphaeum

Literary usage of Nylghaus

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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1828)
"... nylghaus, antelopes, kangaroos, opossums, apes, and monkeys—standing boldly or gracefully as if in their own African or Asiatic deserts, ..."

2. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1859)
"In the park at Melton Constable, Lord Hastings has a herd of Canadian wapiti, rapidly increasing in number, a herd of Indian nylghaus, and a herd of the ..."

3. Coke of Norfolk and His Friends: The Life of Thomas William Coke, First Earl by Anna Maria Wilhelmina Stirling (1908)
"... and nylghaus) a horseman came galloping to us and told us he had seen a magnificent lion go into a thicket about a mile ahead of us. ..."

4. A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature by Oliver Goldsmith (1816)
"The nylghaus which have been brought to England, have been most, if not all of them, received from Surat or Bombay; and they seem to be less uncommon in ..."

5. The Illustrated Natural History by John George Wood (1865)
"... though there may have been several successive generations born into captivity, the young nylghaus display the same irritable temper as their parents. ..."

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