bushbuck definition

  • noun:
    • An African antelope (Tragelaphus scriptus) having a reddish-brown layer with white markings and twisted horns. Also called harnessed antelope.
    • An antelope (Tragelaphus scriptus) this is certainly present in Sub-Saharan Africa.
    • periodically employed for any family relations of above that share its inhabitant.
    • antelope with white harnesslike markings and twisted horns.
    • title directed at a few types of the genus Tragelaphus, particularly to T. sylvaticus, an antelope of Caffraria and Cape Colony, 4 foot long and 2½ foot high, with triangular subspiral horns.
    • The harnessed antelope, Tragelaphus pictus; in addition, the rare T. bor.
    • antelope with white markings like a harness and twisted horns

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