Recent Examples of elk from the Web
The city of Elkhart has several elk and heart sculptures in public spaces, too, as a play off of the name.
The brand melds her Native American roots with modern silhouettes: Silk wrap dresses printed with elk teeth are a nod to traditional Crow Nation regalia; tribal patterns adorn tank tops and maxi dresses.
Dining room prices were at the higher end, with a number of entrees in the $30 to $40 range, and game entrees such as elk and antelope bumped over $40.
Nodding to its name, the menu features elk tacos, venison tartare and rabbit corndogs.
There are populations of wolves, black and grizzly bears, deer, elk and pronghorn antelope ranging freely, some crossing from nearby Yellowstone Park.
U.S. The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine identified elk as the primary source of a bacterial infection that has been plaguing cattle in the Greater Yellowstone Area.
The department now can regulate and manage Ohio's elk population.
Does elk taste significantly different from cow or pig?
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Origin and Etymology of elk
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of elk for English Language Learners
: a large kind of North American deer with big antlers
: a European or Asian moose
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