noun Ce·phal·o·phus \sə̇ˈfaləfəs\

Definition of Cephalophus

  1. :  a genus of small alert African antelopes comprising the typical duikers some of which are no larger than hares

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Origin and Etymology of cephalophus

New Latin, irregular from cephal- + Greek lophos crest

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capable of being understood in two ways

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