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Definition of aoul

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a gazelle (Gazella soemmerringii synonym Nanger soemmerringii) of northeastern Africa
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Definition of Aoul (Entry 2 of 2)

: a member of any of several small peoples living in the malarial terai districts of Nepal

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History and Etymology for aoul

Noun (1)

borrowed from Somali cawl (phonetically ʽul) “gazelle”

Noun (2)

Nepali aul marsh, fever

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“Aoul.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aoul. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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