chuzwi

noun

chuz·​wi
ˈchəzˌwē
plural chuzwi or chuzwis
: an iron-gray or blackish gray medium-sized waterbuck (Kobus crawshayi) of central Africa

Word History

Etymology

of African origin; akin to Umbundu ochisovo, ochisema waterbuck

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“Chuzwi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chuzwi. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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