nyala definition

  • noun:
    • Any of a few African antelopes associated with the genus Tragelaphus, having straight stripes in the edges of the human anatomy, including specially T. angasi of southeast Africa, the male that has actually spiral horns and long black tresses along the neck as well as the underside.
    • a-south African antelope, Tragelaphus angasii, with slim white stripes in the gray or brown coating, a ridge of tufted locks running all over the back, and long horns with a spiral angle.
    • A spiral-horned South African antelope (Tragelaphus angasi) with a fringe of white hairs along back and throat.
    • See inyala.
    • spiral-horned South African antelope with a fringe of white hairs along as well as neck
    • town in Sudan

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