Grevy's zebra

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Gre·​vy's zebra | \ (ˌ)grā-ˈvēz- How to pronounce Grevy's zebra (audio) \

Definition of Grevy's zebra

: a zebra (Equus grevyi) of eastern Africa with narrow stripes and a white belly

First Known Use of Grevy's zebra

1891, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Grevy's zebra

Jules Grévy

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“Grevy's zebra.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Grevy%27s%20zebra. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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