duiker

noun dui·ker \ ˈdī-kər \

Definition of duiker

: any of several small African antelopes comprising two genera (Cephalophus and Sylvicapra)

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Origin and Etymology of duiker

Afrikaans, literally, diver, from duik to dive, from Middle Dutch dūken; akin to Old High German tūhhan to dive — more at duck


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