Antidorcas

noun

An·​ti·​dor·​cas
ˌantēˈdȯrkəs,
-ˌtī-
: a genus of antelopes including only the springbok

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek anti- similar to, like (from anti against, instead of, equivalent to) + dorkas gazelle

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“Antidorcas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Antidorcas. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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