Nesotragus

noun

Ne·​sot·​ra·​gus
nə̇ˈsä‧trəgəs
: a genus of very small antelopes of southeastern Africa comprising the Sunis and closely related to the royal antelopes

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from neso- + Greek tragos goat

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“Nesotragus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nesotragus. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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