addax

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noun ad·dax \ˈa-ˌdaks\

Definition of addax

plural

addaxes

  1. :  a large light-colored Saharan antelope (Addax nasomaculatus) that has long spiralling horns

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Origin and Etymology of addax

Latin


First Known Use: 1601


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